Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez, here at a news conference in 2021, became the first Latina to hold the powerful position in 2019.

Biden calls for resignations after leak

Leaked audio of a conversation between some of Los Angeles’ top political players that included racist remarks has cascaded into multiple resignations that came to a head during a rowdy – and at times chaotic – city council meeting Wednesday.  The audio sent shockwaves through the city, which is known as a liberal hub with trendsetting progressive policies, and across the nation — even…