This is an archive of a past election.
See for current information.
LWV logo League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
Smart Voter logo
Los Angeles County, CA May 17, 2005 Election
Mayor; City of Los Angeles Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Run-off Election

Candidates (Vote for 1)
Click on highlighted name for additional information supplied by candidate. Contact non-highlighted candidates and encourage them to provide information for voters.

Antonio R. Villaraigosa 289,116 votes 58.6%

James Kenneth Hahn Click here for more information about this candidate 203,968 votes 41.4%
  • Occupation: Mayor
  • Grew up in South Los Angeles, attended local schools
  • Father of two children who attend local public schools
  • Prosecutor, City Attorney's Office, 1975-1979
  • Los Angeles City Controller, 1981-1985
  • Los Angeles City Attorney, 1985-2001
  • Making Los Angeles a safer city by putting more police in our neighborhoods, supporting community policing, and expanding after school programs
  • Making Los Angeles a more livable city with more neighborhood parks, quality housing, and cleaner air and water
  • Working with the school district to build more schools to relieve overcrowding

Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. All candidates have been invited to supply additional information to Smart Voter. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  Official Information

L.A. City Election Division

L.A. City Ethics Commission
News and Analysis

Google News Search
Resources in Streaming Video (LA36)

'Voter Minutes' on the Issues

Candidate Debates
Suggest a link related to this contest
Links to sources outside of Smart Voter are provided for information only and do not imply endorsement.

Home (Ballot Lookup) || About Smart Voter || Feedback

Created: June 9, 2005 12:59 PDT
Smart Voter   <>
Copyright © League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
The League of Women Voters neither supports nor opposes candidates for public office or political parties.