Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Move Up California PrimaryGov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Wednesday to move up California's 2020 presidential primary in a bid to give the nation's most populous state more sway in choosing the Republican and Democratic nominees.
Lawmakers Approve Moving California Presidential Primary To MarchThe bill would move the presidential primary to the Tuesday after the first Monday in March -- three months earlier than the June contest held in 2016.
Over 100 Contra Costa Voters Cast Two Ballots In June PrimaryThe Contra Costa County Elections Division has identified a loophole that allowed more than 100 of the county’s voters to have two ballots counted during the June primary, the county division announced Friday morning.
Where Hillary, Bernie Won In CaliforniaHillary Clinton won Tuesday’s primary in California by racking up large majorities in the state’s most populous regions, including the Bay Area. Meanwhile, much of Bernie Sanders majorities were in lesser populated areas of the state.
San Jose Voters Back Sales Tax, Reject Easing Medical Marijuana Rules Voters in San Jose backed a sales tax to fund city services, but rejected easing regulations on the city’s medical marijuana dispensaries.
Measure AA, Bay Restoration Parcel Tax, Headed Towards ApprovalMeasure AA, which proposes an annual $12 parcel tax, had received about 69 percent of the vote, above the two-thirds needed to pass.
Clinton Wins California Democratic PrimaryPowered by a solid triumph in California, Hillary Clinton declared victory in her yearlong battle for the heart of the Democratic Party, seizing her place in history and setting out on the difficult task of fusing a fractured party to confront Donald Trump.
Clinton Claims Historic Victory, Takes Aim At TrumpClaiming her place in history, Hillary Clinton declared victory Tuesday night in her bruising battle for the Democratic presidential nomination, becoming the first woman to lead a major American political party and then immediately taking aim at Republican Donald Trump.
Pelosi Endorses Clinton As Voting Begins In California PrimaryHouse minority leader Nancy Pelosi endorsed Hillary Clinton for president on Tuesday as her home state of California began presidential primary voting, ending months of artful fence-sitting during which Pelosi praised both Clinton and rival Bernie Sanders.
Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton Host Concerts On Eve Of California PrimaryBernie Sanders' musical line-up includes Dave Matthews, Fishbone and the Bay Area musician known as Fantastic Negrito.
Bernie Sanders To ‘Assess’ Campaign After California PrimaryThe Vermont senator's tone was more subdued after saying over the weekend that the Democratic convention would be contested if no one wins the nomination based solely on delegates awarded in the primaries and caucuses.
Day Before Primary, Bill Clinton Campaigns For Hillary In Bay AreaFormer President Bill Clinton will be campaigning Monday in five Bay Area cities for his wife and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as she tries to secure the Democratic presidential nomination.