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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Supports Ride-Sharing Apps

Posted on July 15, 2013

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Ride-sharing apps like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar can breathe a little easier knowing that they have an ally in newly-installed Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

The unorthodox car service apps operating in LA received a cease-and-desist order from city taxicab administrator Thomas M. Drischler in late June, before Garcetti was inaugurated.

But in an interview with HuffPost Live's Jacob Soboroff Wednesday, Garcetti came out in favor of the ride-sharing apps.

Full story and video at Huffingtonpost.com.

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