The Los Angeles County Democratic Party has endorsed incumbents Mayor Jeffrey Prang and Councilmember John Duran in their re-election bids on the 2013 ballot.
“Jeffrey Prang and John Duran are longtime fighters who have time and again stood up for West Hollywood,” party Chairman Eric Bauman said in a statement. “That’s why they have earned the endorsement and strong support of the Los Angeles County Democratic Party. We look forward to working with Prang and Duran in the fight for Democratic values and for our community.”
The LA County Democratic Party previously voted to oppose proposed term limits for West Hollywood city council members because, according to Bauman, it’s “a divisive measure funded and led by Republicans and failed candidates for city council …”