San Mateo Moves To All-Mail Election In NovemberSan Mateo County is on its way to become the first county in California to hold a countywide all-mailed ballot election, city officials announced Friday.
'President Of California,' Death To Gays, Ban On Eating Shellfish Among Ballot Initiatives Awaiting Official Processing From Attorney GeneralIn the land of direct democracy, anyone with $200 can get just about anything approved for signature gathering, and anyone with enough signatures can get their idea on the ballot for a vote, and this year, one of those items would declare a "president of California."
Man Behind '6 Californias' Push Offers To Put Your Idea On The Ballot With His MoneyThe man who wanted Californians to vote on splitting off into six smaller states has moved on, and now he wants to see your idea on the ballot.
Allegations Of Anti-Semitism Lobbied Against Student Coalition At Stanford UniversityMolly Horwitz claims she was discriminated against during an endorsement interview with the Students of Color Coalition.
Hillary Clinton Launches Presidential Campaign With Video Featuring 'Everyday Americans'Hillary Rodham Clinton jumped back into presidential politics on Sunday, announcing her much-awaited second campaign for the White House.
Bay Area Billionaire Environmentalist Battling 2016 GOP Hopefuls By Outing Them On Climate ChangeA Bay Area billionaire environmentalist hopes to put GOP White House hopefuls on the climate-change "hot seat," and give the Koch Brothers a run for their money.
Glazer Takes Primary; Will Face Susan Bonilla For District 7 State Senate SeatIt appears Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer and Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla will advance from in Tuesday'ss primary election for a vacant state Senate seat representing parts of Contra Costa and Alameda counties.
California’s 7th District Decides DeSaulnier’s Replacement In Tight, 3-Way State Senate Special ElectionVoters in California’s 7th District head to the polls for a special election Tuesday, to decide a new state Senator since Mark DeSaulnier was elected to replace retired veteran Congressman George Miller.
Gavin Newsom Says He's Running For Governor In 2018California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom says he will begin raising money to run for California governor in 2018.
Billionaire Tom Steyer Not Running In Race To Succeed Senator BoxerBillionaire climate activist Tom Steyer says he will not enter the race to succeed California Sen. Barbara Boxer.
It's Official: Kamala Harris Formally Announces Run For Senate Seat Vacated By Barbara BoxerState Attorney General Kamala Harris has formally announced plans on Tuesday that she will run for the Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer in 2016.
CA Plastic Bag Makers Want To Overturn Ban; Submit Signatures To Put Referendum On 2016 BallotIf the referendum qualifies, the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags will be suspended until voters weigh in.