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Tuesday, May 11, 2010

LA Clean Sweep goes live

A serious, organized grass-roots effort to bring accountability to City Hall is underway.

No, it has nothing to do with the current Three Stooges Show aimed at recalling our lame-duck Mayor (

LA Clean Sweep has four major initiatives that take a pretty good shot at what we need in Los Angeles to survive the historic budget mess:

#1 Clean Up City Hall

#2 Fix the Budget

#3 Focus on Core Services

#4 Power Sharing

Don't know about y'all, but in the past few weeks have you noticed that City Hall has gone from screaming about cuts to basically doing business as usual?

Meanwhile, all sorts of backroom deals are being made to carve up public property and services and hand them to the Mayor's cronies. More on this will be forthcoming in the press. Just know it's happening.

Someone needs to step up. Is it you? Go to LA Clean Sweep and see what you think.