Dan Morain

November 15, 2014 2:00 PM

A machine, big money and a lie in L.A. Assembly race

Mike Gipson won his Assembly race thanks to the clout of the Los Angeles political machine, heavy contributions from the moneyed interests that matter, and a lie. There is no recourse.

Dan Morain

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Dan Morain has been a columnist for The Sacramento Bee since 2010, focusing on state government and politics. He previously worked for The Los Angeles Times, covering the California Supreme Court when Rose Bird was chief justice, the Legislature when Willie Brown was speaker and the governor's office during Gray Davis' tenure. Dan Morain can be reached at dmorain@sacbee.com or 916-321-1907. Twitter: @DanielMorain.

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