Alice Walton Politics Reporter
Alice Walton is KPCC's online Politics Reporter.
Prior to joining KPCC, Walton created and published TheCityMaven.com, an online news site about Los Angeles city politics. Walton covered local politics and the occasional Hollywood awards ceremony for City News Service from 2005 to 2009.
Walton has a master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and a bachelor’s degree in print journalism and political science from the University of Southern California. She is a very proud Trojan.
Walton is the 2012 president of the Greater Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. She can be found on Twitter @TheCityMaven.
Stories by Alice Walton
Mayor's $7.7 billion budget proposal calls for the renegotiation of pay increases for city workers scheduled to take effect next January.
Today is Monday, April 22 and headlines include a Los Angeles Times poll in the mayor's race, an old claim against Dennis Zine, and a special election in the Valley.
The former president made an appearance with his favored mayoral candidate, who worked for his administration.
A new TV ad from Greuel, an endorsement for Garcetti and a debate. Here's what's happening Friday in the race to be the next mayor of Los Angeles.
Pension fund for rank-and-file employees has about $158 million invested with gun and ammo companies. Police, firefighter and DWP unions have not yet provided info.
Today is Friday, April 19 and headlines include questions about Wendy Greuel's outsider status, Eric Garcetti's relationship with DWP, and cycling in LA.
It's been a busy day for Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti. Here's a look at what's happening on the campaign trail.
Today is Thursday, April 18 and headlines include a tough debate between Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti, a new ad in the mayor's race, and a decline in adult film permits.
The mayoral candidate has released her second television ad, this one with U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, former mayor Richard Riordan, and Magic Johnson.
Kevin James, who finished third in the mayoral primary, is backing the city attorney for reelection.
Today is Wednesday, April 17 and headlines include a website knocking Eric Garcetti for never having a real job and a settlement between Carmen Trutanich and his former consultant.
The privately-owned Anschutz Entertainment Group declined to provide financial statements required by the City of Los Angeles.
The union that represents more than half of all county employees says the budget can support increases now that LA County is on solid financial footing.
Today is Tuesday, April 16 and headlines include Wendy Greuel's plan to save $175 million, a LAUSD proposal to speed up teacher investigations, and more ambulances for LAFD.
In her first TV spot of the runoff campaign, the mayoral candidate says she will connect police with parents and beef up mental health services.