Los Angeles County Budget

Los Angeles County Budget

The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles County ILO supports a transparent county budget process.
Position History: 

(Adopted 1993)

Support for policies and processes that encourage meaningful public involvement before and during the budget preparation and adoption process. Support for a strong leadership role by the board of supervisors in setting budget priorities based upon serving the public good, and including assessment of needs, consideration of cost and program effectiveness and accurate, open and timely accounting and auditing reports. Support for maximum and effective use of existing revenue sources; active pursuit of potential sources of revenue; strong local control of under-funded, mandated programs and services; and guidelines to follow when insufficient revenue forces cutbacks in the county budget.

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Los Angeles County ILO