Nightly News   |  May 22, 2013

Eric Garcetti elected LA mayor

Eric Garcetti was elected the first Jewish mayor of LA in an election with a turnout of just 19.2 percent, a modern-day record low. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> the next mayor of los angeles will be eric garcetti turnout in the election just 19.2%. that's a modern day record low going back to 1938 . the era before the freeways came to southern california . he's the son of the former d.a. who presided during the o.j. simpson drama. he takes over during a fraught time for the city's finances.