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LA's Mayor Eric Garcetti: The Rules Had To Change

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He promised he would come back to Good Day LA if he was elected... And Eric Garcetti is making good on that campaign promise....LA's new mayor joined us.

Fun Facts About Mayor Garcetti:

  • Garcetti is the city's first elected Jewish mayor and its youngest in more than a century.
  • He was born in Los Angeles. His father, former Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti, is a Mexican American of Spanish, Italian, and Indigenous descent, and his mother, Sukey Roth, is of Russian Jewish descent.
  • Garcetti supported recent expansions of the Los Angeles Police Department and the re-implementation of the Senior Lead Officer Program. Crime has fallen in his district by more than forty percent since 2001.
  • From 2010 - 2012 Garcetti appeared as "Ramon Quintero", the Mayor of Los Angeles on the fictional TNT television show The Closer and its spin-off Major Crimes. Garcetti's father, Gil Garcetti, is a consulting producer on both series.
  • Garcetti is an avid photographer, jazz pianist and composer.

(Source: Wikipedia)

Check out Mayor Eric Garcetti's Official Website.

The Office Of The Mayor Of Los Angeles Official Website.

Follow Mayor Eric Garcetti on Twitter: @ericgarcetti

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