Below is an excerpt from an blog written by Matt Pressberg about Emanuel's participation at the Loyola Marymount University Mayoral Debate. The article was published on USC's NeonTommy.com blog on February 6, 2013.
"Thirty-year-old longshot candidate Emanuel Pleitez did not have the polished style of his opponents, three political veterans and a talk radio host, but his enthusiasm and obvious grasp of economics made him a welcome addition to the debate. The tech executive held his own against four much more experienced talkers, and his compelling personal story played well with the crowd."
Read the original article at http://www.neontommy.com/news/2013/02/jan-perry-and-kevin-james-score-points-lmu.