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Santa Clara City Council

Santa Clara’s All White City Council Draws Fire

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/14/2011

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San Francisco Won’t Have Saturday Voting This Year

The plan has been shelved after its backers failed to raise the $2.4 million needed to fund it.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/21/2011

San Francisco City Hall (www.sfgov.org)

City To Help Fund San Francisco Mayoral Campaigns

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/30/2011

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Stolen San Francisco Ballots Won’t Be Counted

Sixty-seven San Francisco ballots, stolen from a precinct on Cayuga Street on election night and later recovered, will not be counted.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/29/2010

(AP)

California Voters Continue Trend Of Weak Turnout For Midterms

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.

CBS San Francisco–11/04/2010

San Francisco Muni

Muni Drivers’ Salaries Now Subject To Bargaining

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/03/2010

McCain Wins Tough Primary Battle

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.

08/24/2010

Palo Alto May Modify City's Election Dates

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.

07/22/2010

Field Poll: Californians Unhappy with State Management

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.

07/14/2010

South Bay Pot Club Owner Runs for Council Seat

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 […]

07/14/2010

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