Ernest Gutierrez

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Ernest Gutierrez is the former mayor of El Monte, California. He is a registered Democrat.[1]

Career[edit]

Gutierrez was elected to the El Monte City Council in 2001 and was elected mayor two years later in 2003. He has been re-elected two times.[2][3][4]

Controversy[edit]

Gutierrez was the subject of negative publicity throughout 2008. He was accused of being intoxicated at a city-sponsored event, implementing improvements on the street on which his girlfriend, Graciela Solano, lives, and being arrested for domestic violence.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.lacdp.org/2007/10/30/los-angeles-county-democratic-party-endorsements-for-november-elections/
  2. ^ "City Contests for Los Angeles County, CA". 6 March 2001. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "City Contests for Los Angeles County, CA". 3 March 2003. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  4. ^ http://www.ci.el-monte.ca.us/citygov/ctycouncil/egutierrez.html[dead link]
  5. ^ Lindsay William-Ross (31 May 2008). "Mayor of El Monte: He Might Grope You in Public, But He'll Get Your Road Paved!". Laist. Retrieved 18 January 2013. 
  6. ^ Ben Baeder (3 February 2009). "A small victory for El Monte Mayor Ernie Gutierrez". Retrieved 18 January 2013. 

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