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The Race for District 5: An AirTalk debate

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
The Crawford Family Forum 474 South Raymond Ave Pasadena, California 91105 Map and directions

There are two seats up for election this year in Los Angeles County’s Board of Supervisors, with the race for District 5 being particularly competitive. On May 26, Airtalk’s Larry Mantle moderated a debate featuring six of the candidates for that district. The candidates spoke on a number of topics, including how to address homelessness, pensions for public service workers and a potential tunnel to connect the 710 and 210 freeways.

The debate participants included:

Kathryn Barger
Elan Carr
Mitch Englander
Bob Huff
Ara Najarian
Darrell Park

For more details about the debate:

Donald Trump among hot topics at LA County supervisor debate

The Race for District 5: An AirTalk debate