Eric Garcetti has a near-perfect Angeleno political pedigree. As a 2nd-generation city politician and 2013 mayoral candidate, many in the Democratic Party see him as a star of the future. His present and future star power is on display this week in Charlotte at the Democratic National Convention.
What is his role within the national party? How does his exposure at the national convention enhance his chances to ascend to the office of mayor next year?
Eric Garcetti, city councilman, Los Angeles; candidate for Mayor of Los Angeles in 2013