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Group Launches Effort to Recall Mayor, Vote Out Top Officials

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15 of the 17 officials "Recall City Hall" calls the "Spring Street Gang"
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Citing a "total abuse of the position," a group of former candidates and local activists have launched an effort to recall Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, according to KNX1070.

The "Recall City Hall" movement includes among its supporters onetime candidates for the job Walter Moore, Phil Jennerjahn, and David Hernandez, as well as former City Council candidate Augusto Bisani.

Hernandez claims that "Villaraigosa failed to heed warnings years ago that the national recession would have a crippling effect on the city," and believes that if people want change, they are going to have to be active about demanding it from their elected officials.