The battle lines are drawn for the Council District 2 special election on Sept.
22 and if money talks — and it usually does in politics — Chris Essel
should be unbeatable.
She’s raised nearly $200,000, which is more than the rest of the nine candidates combined.
Her list of 495 contributors
includes such luminaries as Barbara Steisand and Vlade Divac and his
wife, studio executives and many others in entertainment industry
interests, real estate and development interests, construction company
and trade unions, lawyers and consultants of various types and even a
wives of lobbyists thrown in.
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