California Officials Reach Out To Panthers Regarding L.A. Move
Published November 11, 2012
Some of the talks "occurred when the Democratic National Convention was in Charlotte," and L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa served as DNC Chair. Richardson today in a statement said, "It has always been my desire that the Carolinas would be the home of our Panthers. Nothing has changed. ... I hope that there would be no doubts about my personal devotion to the Carolinas" (ESPN.com, 11/11).