Billboard companies, which want new rules allowing them to install more digital billboards in Los Angeles, are donating thousands of dollars worthof signs to promote candidates in the May 21 city election, the Los Angeles Times reports. One of them, Lamar, has financed scores of billboards for mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel and city controller hopeful Dennis Zine, among others.

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