Quantified California

KPCC's data team does a quick dive into the news of the week to offer up insights and gleanings about Southern California and the state as a whole.

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Spending on LAUSD race shatters records

Outside groups have spent more than $14 million to influence voters. Smaller sums are being raised to sway decisions on a police oversight measure, the only citywide race.

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Map: Trips by station in LA's bike share program

Metro's bike share network logged more than 130,000 trips in its first nine months. Using this map, you can explore the number of trips that started and ended at each of the network's Downtown Los Angeles stations.