Anaheim Leaders Reject Corruption Reforms, Deepening a Sense of Illegitimacy

With the floodgates open, exposing years of corruption in Anaheim, many had hoped for some meaningful change at City Hall. At least for now, there will be no such reckoning.

Brittany M. Tue, 08/22/2023 - 09:12
City Council’s Silence Questioned After Anaheim Corruption Report

The city council doesn’t meet again until Aug. 15. Some residents want a special meeting to be called before then, given the gravity of the report. 

Brittany M. Tue, 08/08/2023 - 07:28
Long-Awaited Report Details Corruption and Influence-Peddling in Anaheim

The report details fraud, corruption, secret lobbying, data mining and more. 

Brittany M. Thu, 08/03/2023 - 12:15
L.A. Councilmember Curren Price Charged With Public Corruption

Another councilmember was hit with public corruption charges Tuesday in the city where ethics too often go to die. 

Brittany M. Thu, 06/15/2023 - 10:53
Local Officials and Business Groups Take New Campaign Finance Law to Court

A coalition of business groups and local electeds have filed a lawsuit against the Fair Political Practices Commission seeking to nullify new campaign contribution requirements passed by

Brittany M. Tue, 02/28/2023 - 09:11
The Latest on Irvine and Anaheim’s Corruption Scandals

Who will be the next to fall?

Brittany M. Tue, 02/07/2023 - 09:41
Ex-LA Councilman Jose Huizar Pleads Guilty to Corruption

After years of denial, former Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has confessed to extorting at least $1.5 million in bribes from real estate developers while he was in office.

Brittany M. Tue, 01/24/2023 - 06:36
Ex-Anaheim Mayor Not Cooperating With City’s Investigation

Anaheim’s ex-mayor is refusing to comply with public records requests from the city, following accusations that he committed bribery, fraud, obstruction of justice and witness tampering.

Brittany M. Thu, 10/27/2022 - 10:42