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After leaving LA mayor’s office, Villaraigosa’s income soared, tax forms show

The consulting business has been very lucrative for Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Antonio Villaraigosa, who saw his gross income soar from $202,000 in 2012, his last full year as mayor of Los Angeles, to more than $1.4 million in 2016. Villaraigosa made his tax returns available to reporters for about two hours Tuesday at the San Francisco office of his campaign consultant, Eric Jaye. All four of the main Democratic candidates to replace termed-out Gov. Jerry Brown have now made their taxes public. In Villaraigosa’s case, however, there are still questions remaining about where his money has come from.

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