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Congresswoman Judy Chu to speak out against Walmart in Chinatown Friday 3/23, 10AM

March 23, 2012, 10AM, LA City Hall Steps, 200 N Spring Street, Los Angeles Congresswoman Judy Chu and API will be speaking on the steps of City Hall before they meet to discuss the “Formula Retail” motion in front of City Council for a vote tomorrow.  Show up and show your support for Congresswoman Chu [...]
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March against Walmart in Chinatown June 30

United States / Los Angeles : Metblog - Los Angeles (2 years ago)

Walmart pulled a fast one and pushed through its permitting knowing city council was voting to prevent them from going into Chinatown a month ago.  They won.  The community is upset that they pulled a fast one but aren’t taking it l... Read Post

Hundreds Turn Out to City Hall Over Elephants, Bob Barker Speaks Out

United States / Los Angeles : LAist (6 years ago)

In what could be one of the largest public turnouts for a city council meeting in years, former Price is Right host Bob Barker was the first to comment on the Los Angeles Zoo elephant controversy a minute before 11 a.m. this morning... Read Post

Whoops! City Council Ordinance Meant to Block a Chinatown Walmart Actually Won't

United States / Los Angeles : LAist (3 years ago)

Today the Los Angeles city council voted 13-0 for an ordinance that was widely viewed as an effort to block Walmart's effort to open a grocery store in Chinatown. The only problem? The ordinance won't actually stop the Chinatown loc... Read Post

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