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Los Angeles Magazine - L.A. Mayoral Debate: Informative, Entertaining and Truly Bashtastic

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U.S. Rep. Karen Bass smiles at a point made by businessman Rick Caruso during a mayoral debate at Bovard Auditorium on the USC campus. (Source: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass smiles at a point made by businessman Rick Caruso during a mayoral debate at Bovard Auditorium on the USC campus. (Source: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

USC Center for the Political Future (CPF) co-hosted a Los Angeles mayoral debate with FOX 11 Los Angeles and Los Angeles Times at the USC Bovard Auditorium on Tuesday, March 22. The leading Los Angeles mayoral candidates, Karen Bass, Joe Buscaino, Rick Caruso, Kevin de León, and Mike Feuer, faced off for the first time in a debate. All five candidates had strong moments and weak ones, in an evening filled with attacks and candidates’ efforts to stand out.

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