Opinion Columns & Blogs

November 4, 2013 12:00 AM

Dan Walters: Giant Los Angeles County needs more supervisors

Los Angeles County is home to more than a quarter of California’s population, and nearly 60 percent of its residents are Latino. However, just one of the county’s five supervisors is Latino, and Gloria Molina was elected to the board 22 years ago only because the U.S. Justice Department interceded in redistricting and declared that not creating a Latino seat would violate the Voting Rights Act.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Ashley Daugherty hits grand slam, Templeton softball advances in playoffs 01:29

Ashley Daugherty hits grand slam, Templeton softball advances in playoffs

Bill Nye and LightSail 2 at Cal Poly 02:05

Bill Nye and LightSail 2 at Cal Poly

Cycle de Mayo promotes bicycle safety in Templeton 00:55

Cycle de Mayo promotes bicycle safety in Templeton

Firefighters respond to a small brush fire on South Higuera Street in SLO 00:37

Firefighters respond to a small brush fire on South Higuera Street in SLO

Locals, visitors celebrate 2016 Paso Robles Wine Festival 00:25

Locals, visitors celebrate 2016 Paso Robles Wine Festival

2016 Cuesta College graduation 00:51

2016 Cuesta College graduation

How Cuesta College changed one student's life 03:46

How Cuesta College changed one student's life

Fallen officers honored in Atascadero 01:08

Fallen officers honored in Atascadero

Tour of California cyclists whoosh through North Coast 01:00

Tour of California cyclists whoosh through North Coast

Baby goats cuddle with Cal Poly students 01:20

Baby goats cuddle with Cal Poly students

Blake Shelton's 'Friends' music video for 'Angry Birds' movie 03:06

Blake Shelton's 'Friends' music video for 'Angry Birds' movie

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos