A lawsuit may soon be filed challenging Santa Clara’s all white City Council. In response, the city is forming a committee to see if changes need to be made to its city charter.
The plan has been shelved after its backers failed to raise the $2.4 million needed to fund it.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has approved a plan to take $1.3 million out of the city’s reserve fund to give to candidates running for mayor.
Sixty-seven San Francisco ballots, stolen from a precinct on Cayuga Street on election night and later recovered, will not be counted.
Election officials estimate voter turnout in California for this year’s general election was on par with past years at less than 60 percent, despite some fiercely competitive races and voter frustration with the status quo.
City voters unhappy with public transit took their anger out their frustration with Muni at the ballot box, approving a measure that eliminates salary guarantees for drivers and train operators.
PHOENIX (AP)–Sen. John McCain routed conservative challenger J.D. Hayworth on Tuesday in the Republican primary in what could be the final campaign for the former GOP presidential nominee.
Voters in Palo Alto may get to decide whether the city should change its election system in order to save some cash. The city council is considering moving city elections from odd-numbered years to even.
An overwhelming number of Californians believe the state is headed in the wrong direction, with the latest Field Poll showing the governor and legislature with some of the lowest approval ratings on record.
The owner of medical marijuana collective in Mountain View whose operation was shut down by the city is now planning to run for a seat on the city council. The candidate has since moved his […]