We will hold anyone accountable for breaking the law
Let me be clear -- no one is above the law, ... Not a politician, not a priest, not a criminal, not a police officer. We are all accountable for our actions.
I ask that we all come together as a community, that we work together to address the threat of gang violence, that I commit as mayor to work with the Police Commission that this matter is fully investigated and we call the facts as we see them
I want to thank you all for supporting the Dodgers, [and] for supporting Los Angeles, ... the best fans in the world.
Welcome, friends. My house is your house.
He said to me that he would continue to work to keep the peace
We talked about the incident and the need to look into it
My greatest and fondest memories were serving the six years that I served here in the Legislature -- and certainly as Speaker
You know, I'm like a kid in a candy store right now. I love being mayor of the city that I was born and raised in, that my grandpa came to a hundred years ago. I'm going to be mayor of the city of Los Angeles for the next four years
Hispanic Heritage Month gives us a significant opportunity to celebrate the culture and contributions of Hispanics to the city of Los Angeles. I'm so proud to be a part of a city that thrives on its diversity and takes time out to recognize this strength in special ways like this.
I'm not one of the people who have to be in public office.
So laying people off is not something I do lightly, it's not something I relish.
My father was predisposed to drunken rages. I would hide under the bed. My sister and I were talking just the other day about the terror a drunken man in a rage can create in a child.
The great thing about our system of democracy is when they call you for jury duty, you have to come... It's an honor and a privilege. I was called and I've got to be here.
I'm not looking for a battle with anybody, neither the council nor our labor partners.