Based on outside campaign spending, the school board is where the action is in the March 7 Los Angeles city election.
This is true even though there are 11 city contests, including races for mayor, city controller, city attorney and eight City Council seats — and just three seats up for grabs on the L.A. Board of Education.
The total outside spending in the city races so far has been 465,803. For the school board, it was $3,358,847.
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