Los Angeles Business Journal

Term Limits to Dramatically Change County Board of Supervisors

Monday, September 9, 2013

Term Limits to Dramatically Change County Board of Supervisors

Los Angeles County's supervisors enjoy an unusual level of power with little oversight, making the five positions ones that politicians especially covet, the Los Angeles Times reports. Now four of the "five kings," as board members sometimes are called, will be gone by the end of 2016 because of voter-imposed term limits, bringing a shift not seen in more than a generation.