Three of Oakland’s mayoral candidates are forming an alliance to try to take advantage of the city’s ranked-choice voting system.
The race for Mayor of Oakland is heating up with just three weeks to go, but on Monday the top candidates all campaigned with a common goal— to preach the benefits of funding for more police with Measure Z.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan’s re-election campaign began cleaning up its email list on Wednesday after reports surfaced that that political messages were being distributed to Oakland city employees at their city-administered accounts.
Oakland City Councilwoman Libby Schaaf filed papers on Monday to run for mayor in 2014 with reducing police response times and creating jobs as part of her platform.
San Francisco State University Professor and political analyst Joe Tuman announced Wednesday that he will run for mayor of Oakland for a second time in 2014.
A San Francisco State University professor is drawing scrutiny for a class assignment that asked students to create a political campaign ad.
KCBS Political Analyst Joe Tuman said Bay Area officials are setting a precedent in how they deal with the Occupy movement.
The Alameda County Registrar says the new mayor of Oakland may not be known for several days.
Oakland voters have chosen a new mayor, but the results may not be known for at least a couple of days.