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Signature Discrepancies Force East Bay Election Officials To Toss Ballots

Voting by mail begins Monday for California’s June 5 primary election. But for one group of voters, the odds appear to be high that their ballots won’t count.

05/04/2012

California Governor Jerry Brown. (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Brown’s Tax Initiative Winning Polls

The Brown administration will release a set of polls on Wednesday showing voter feelings over a number of tax measures on the November ballot.

02/22/2012

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SF Supervisors Stall Plans To Amend Ranked-Choice Voting

Neither of two dueling proposals to change San Francisco’s ranked-choice voting system will go on the June ballot, the city’s Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday.

02/15/2012

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Referendum To Force San Jose To Rescind Strict Pot Measure

San Jose is expected to rescind an ordinance Tuesday that was passed last year regulating medical marijuana collectives. The city’s hand is being forced by a successful referendum.

02/14/2012

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Closer Look: Parental Notification Likely Headed Back To California Ballot

For the fourth time in seven years, California Voters will most likely have the opportunity to vote on whether or not a girl’s parents should be notified if their young daughter is going to have an abortion.

02/08/2012

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Coit Tower Preservation Measure Likely Headed To SF Ballot

Over 16,000 signatures have been turned into San Francisco’s Registrar of Voters from a group trying to preserve Coit Tower, which is well over the number needed to put the issue to voters.

02/07/2012

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49ers Get $200M NFL Loan, Expect To Move By 2015

National Football League owners have approved a $200 million loan to fund construction of the proposed new San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara.

02/02/2012

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2nd Vote On 49ers Stadium Project Rejected By Santa Clara City Council

The Santa Clara City Council on Tuesday night rejected a petition to place the San Francisco 49ers stadium project before voters a second time.

01/25/2012

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California Qualifies New Political Party For Upcoming Ballot

A new political party that aims to change the way we elect a president is gaining momentum. The Americans Elect group has collected enough signatures to appear on the June Primary ballot.

12/21/2011

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Moderate Political Party OK’d For California Ballot

A new political party will appear on California’s presidential election ballot next year, the first time since 1995 that a party has been added.

12/19/2011

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