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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

After Election, A Freshman City Councilman Faces New Challenges

Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu of District 4. (Maya Sugarman/KPCC)

Los Angeles City Councilman David Ryu of District 4. (Maya Sugarman/KPCC)

In the world of politics, step one is getting voters to elect you. If you win, the next step is working for those same people and keeping them involved.

Mary Plummer from Here & Now contributor KPCC caught up with freshman city council member David Ryu of Los Angeles, who’s learning the second step isn’t always easy.

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