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What Is a Ghost Gun? Lawmakers Across U.S. Pass Bans on Homemade Weapon

What Is a Ghost Gun? Lawmakers Across U.S. Pass Bans on Homemade Weapon

November 30, 2021
Green Lodging News: Paul Koretz's Regenerate LA Healthy Soils Initiative Approved

Green Lodging News: Paul Koretz's Regenerate LA Healthy Soils Initiative Approved

August 17, 2021
Councilmember Koretz Interviewed on CNNi regarding the COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate in Los Angeles.

Councilmember Koretz Interviewed on CNNi regarding the COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate in Los Angeles.

August 13, 2021
abc7: LA City Council Considering Possible 'Ghost Gun' Ban

abc7: LA City Council Considering Possible 'Ghost Gun' Ban

August 11, 2021
Fox11: City leaders warns public to not flush 'flushable' wipes amid 17M gallon sewage spill

Fox11: City leaders warns public to not flush 'flushable' wipes amid 17M gallon sewage spill

August 11, 2021
Larchmont Buzz: Councilmembers Lead “Light The Night Safety Walk”, for COVID-19 This Year

Larchmont Buzz: Councilmembers Lead “Light The Night Safety Walk”, for COVID-19 This Year

August 3, 2021
Patch: Councilmember Koretz Says LA High-Rises Need Structural Inspections

Patch: Councilmember Koretz Says LA High-Rises Need Structural Inspections

July 30, 2021
Jewish Journal: Paul Koretz Condemns Ben & Jerry’s, Urges Them to Reverse Course

Jewish Journal: Paul Koretz Condemns Ben & Jerry’s, Urges Them to Reverse Course

July 21, 2021
Larchmont Buzz: Councilmember Koretz Urges Opposition to State Housing Bills SB9, SB10 and SB478

Larchmont Buzz: Councilmember Koretz Urges Opposition to State Housing Bills SB9, SB10 and SB478

July 15, 2021
Beverly Press: LA City Council Seeks Report on Drought Resilience and Preparedness

Beverly Press: LA City Council Seeks Report on Drought Resilience and Preparedness

July 8, 2021
Beverly Press: Councilmembers Introduce Ballot Measure for LA Businesses' Contracting Preference

Beverly Press: Councilmembers Introduce Ballot Measure for LA Businesses' Contracting Preference

July 1, 2021
NBC LA: LA City Councilmen, Buscaino and Koretz, Introduce Motion to Prepare Withdrawal From LAHSA

NBC LA: LA City Councilmen, Buscaino and Koretz, Introduce Motion to Prepare Withdrawal From LAHSA

June 18, 2021
SpectrumNews1: Councilmember Koretz Speaks at Annual National Animal Rights Day

SpectrumNews1: Councilmember Koretz Speaks at Annual National Animal Rights Day

June 5, 2021
NBC LA: LA City Council Approves Paid Time Off For Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

NBC LA: LA City Council Approves Paid Time Off For Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

May 27, 2021
YahooNews: Councilmembers Introduce Motion to Limit Disposable Utensils and Napkins in Restaurants

YahooNews: Councilmembers Introduce Motion to Limit Disposable Utensils and Napkins in Restaurants

April 21, 2021
LA Councilmen Want to Investigate These Kroger Closures

LA Councilmen Want to Investigate These Kroger Closures

April 8, 2021
YahooNews: City Council Initiative Calls for Carbon Accounting from LA Businesses

YahooNews: City Council Initiative Calls for Carbon Accounting from LA Businesses

March 19, 2021
Beverly Press: Councilmember Koretz Pushes for COVID Safety Measures to Reopen LAUSD Schools

Beverly Press: Councilmember Koretz Pushes for COVID Safety Measures to Reopen LAUSD Schools

March 10, 2021
NBC LA: LA Council Votes to Move Forward on Hazard Pay for Grocery Workers

NBC LA: LA Council Votes to Move Forward on Hazard Pay for Grocery Workers

February 2, 2021
CBS LA: LA City Councilman Introduces Motion For Memorial Honoring COVID Victims

CBS LA: LA City Councilman Introduces Motion For Memorial Honoring COVID Victims

January 27, 2021
ABC7: Koretz Introduces Motion to Address Increase In Crime Amid COVID-19

ABC7: Koretz Introduces Motion to Address Increase In Crime Amid COVID-19

January 17, 2021
US News: Los Angeles Leaders Seek to Toughen Mask Enforcement

US News: Los Angeles Leaders Seek to Toughen Mask Enforcement

January 13, 2021
Daily KOS: L.A. City Council Committee votes to pursue a citywide phase-out of oil and gas drilling

Daily KOS: L.A. City Council Committee votes to pursue a citywide phase-out of oil and gas drilling

December 4, 2020
LA Councilman Seeks Report From Health Officials On COVID-19 Vaccines

LA Councilman Seeks Report From Health Officials On COVID-19 Vaccines

November 25, 2020
Beverly Press: Councilmen Introduce Motions Promoting Land Conservation

Beverly Press: Councilmen Introduce Motions Promoting Land Conservation

October 29, 2020
Spectrum News: LA City Hall, Staples Center to Be Lit up for Overdose Awareness Day

Spectrum News: LA City Hall, Staples Center to Be Lit up for Overdose Awareness Day

August 31, 2020
City Council Votes to Make Los Angeles a `Fair Trade City'

City Council Votes to Make Los Angeles a `Fair Trade City'

August 25, 2020
Beverly Press: City takes aim at properties hosting house parties

Beverly Press: City takes aim at properties hosting house parties

August 20, 2020
My News LA: Councilmember Koretz Develops Program to Protect Landmark Trees

My News LA: Councilmember Koretz Develops Program to Protect Landmark Trees

August 19, 2020
YahooNews: Councilmember Koretz Calls for Fines for People Not Wearing Masks

YahooNews: Councilmember Koretz Calls for Fines for People Not Wearing Masks

July 29, 2020
L.A. Councilman Seeks to Highlight Mental Health Assistance During Pandemic

L.A. Councilman Seeks to Highlight Mental Health Assistance During Pandemic

May 19, 2020
NBC LA: Councilmember Koretz Discusses FAA Recommendations to Reduce Noise Over Homes

NBC LA: Councilmember Koretz Discusses FAA Recommendations to Reduce Noise Over Homes

May 9, 2020
Daily News: LA Council Introduce Motions to Protect Employees Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Daily News: LA Council Introduce Motions to Protect Employees Amid Coronavirus Crisis

March 22, 2020
NBC LA: LA City Council Votes to Stop Purchasing Products That Harm Amazon Rainforest

NBC LA: LA City Council Votes to Stop Purchasing Products That Harm Amazon Rainforest

February 26, 2020
CBS LA: LA City Council Passes Hate Crime Prevention Legislation

CBS LA: LA City Council Passes Hate Crime Prevention Legislation

February 5, 2020
Curbed LA: Councilmember Koretz calls for More Time to Review Old City Landmarks

Curbed LA: Councilmember Koretz calls for More Time to Review Old City Landmarks

January 27, 2020
Washington Post: Los Angeles City Council calls on MLB to give Dodgers 2017 and 2018 World Series trophies

Washington Post: Los Angeles City Council calls on MLB to give Dodgers 2017 and 2018 World Series trophies

January 22, 2020
LA Times: Paul Koretz’s Office Stands Up for the Bungalow Courts

LA Times: Paul Koretz’s Office Stands Up for the Bungalow Courts

January 18, 2020
LA This Week: Appreciating A Green Leader - Councilmember Mike Bonin Honors Councilmember Paul Koretz with a Surprise Council Presentation

LA This Week: Appreciating A Green Leader - Councilmember Mike Bonin Honors Councilmember Paul Koretz with a Surprise Council Presentation

May 2, 2019
LA Times: OP-ED by Councilmember Paul Koretz - Let's Make It Last Call for California's 4 a.m. Bar Bill

LA Times: OP-ED by Councilmember Paul Koretz - Let's Make It Last Call for California's 4 a.m. Bar Bill

April 26, 2019
City News Service: 'Green New Deal' for LA / World's First Office of Climate Emergency Mobilization

City News Service: 'Green New Deal' for LA / World's First Office of Climate Emergency Mobilization

April 16, 2019
Curbed LA: LA Takes A Stand Against SB 50

Curbed LA: LA Takes A Stand Against SB 50

April 16, 2019
Associated Press: Los Angeles Honors Jane Goodall on her 85th Birthday

Associated Press: Los Angeles Honors Jane Goodall on her 85th Birthday

April 3, 2019
KTLA: L.A. Leaders Call for Boycott of 2 Westside Hotels Over Brunei’s Antigay Laws

KTLA: L.A. Leaders Call for Boycott of 2 Westside Hotels Over Brunei’s Antigay Laws

April 2, 2019
LA This Week: LANow Smart Shuttle Neighborhood Shuttle Launches for Mar Vista, Palms, Venice and Del Rey

LA This Week: LANow Smart Shuttle Neighborhood Shuttle Launches for Mar Vista, Palms, Venice and Del Rey

March 18, 2019
City News Service: City Councilman Opposes State Bill to Keep L.A. Bars Open Later

City News Service: City Councilman Opposes State Bill to Keep L.A. Bars Open Later

March 5, 2019
City Watch: Thank You Paul Koretz for Asserting LA’s Right to Zone, Build, and Incentivize Affordable Housing

City Watch: Thank You Paul Koretz for Asserting LA’s Right to Zone, Build, and Incentivize Affordable Housing

March 4, 2019
LA This Week: LA Will Consider Giving Retail Workers A Break From Hectic Schedules

LA This Week: LA Will Consider Giving Retail Workers A Break From Hectic Schedules

March 1, 2019
City News Service: L.A. Could Become Largest U.S. City to Ban New Fur Sales

City News Service: L.A. Could Become Largest U.S. City to Ban New Fur Sales

February 6, 2019
Councilmember Koretz's Climate Solidarity Tour

Councilmember Koretz's Climate Solidarity Tour

January 2019
USA Today: 'We are all in this together': California, Puerto Rico officials join in climate fight

USA Today: 'We are all in this together': California, Puerto Rico officials join in climate fight

January 6, 2019
New York Magazine: Meet the Politician Fighting for the Rights of California Vegans

New York Magazine: Meet the Politician Fighting for the Rights of California Vegans

December 20, 2018
Councilmember Koretz Introduces Motion for Vegan Options at LA Venues

Councilmember Koretz Introduces Motion for Vegan Options at LA Venues

December 5, 2018
City Council Declares September 19th Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day

City Council Declares September 19th Ovarian Cancer Awareness Day

November 29, 2017
Councilmember Koretz and Los Angeles Act Locally to Attack Climate Change

Councilmember Koretz and Los Angeles Act Locally to Attack Climate Change

June 29, 2017