L.A. Voters Pick Garcetti Over Greuel in Runoff Election

Los Angeles voters elected Councilman Eric Garcetti as mayor of the second-largest U.S. city to replace Antonio Villaraigosa on July 1.

The Los Angeles Times said City Controller Wendy Greuel conceded. Garcetti was leading 54 percent to 46 percent, with 73 percent of the vote counted, according to the Los Angeles City Clerk’s website.

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