Dan Siegel

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan during her State of the City address on March 6, 2014. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Challengers Take Direct Aim At Quan During Oakland Mayoral Debate

A crowded field of 10 candidates shared the microphone Wednesday night in the latest Oakland mayoral debate at City Hall with many of the nine challengers taking direct aim at Mayor Jean Quan.


Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is interviewed in the KCBS studio (CBS)

After Shakeup, Oakland Mayor Quan Names New Chief Of Staff

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, who’s been under fire for her handling of Occupy Oakland protests, began restructuring her staff Monday by appointing Anne Campbell Washington to be her chief of staff.


Oakland police officers monitor the remnants of the Occupy Oakland encampment in front of City Hall, November 14, 2011. (CBS)

Oakland Mayor Quan Adviser Quits Over Occupy Raid

A top legal adviser to Oakland’s mayor has resigned over the decision to raid the Occupy Oakland encampment Monday.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Judge OKs Oakland City Hall-Connected Lawyers In Gang Case

A judge has ruled that a group of lawyers with connections to Oakland City Hall does not have to disqualify itself from representing alleged Nortenos gang members named in a city lawsuit.

CBS San Francisco–02/04/2011

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan

Oakland Mayor, City Attorney Clash Over Outside Legal Adviser

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan and City Attorney John Russo traded barbs Tuesday over her decision to have her longtime friend and lawyer Dan Siegel act as an unpaid legal adviser for the city.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/26/2011