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San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Gavin Newsom’s Political Future Brightens With Lt. Governor Win

The mayor best-known for opening City Hall to same-sex weddings won decisively last week to be the state’s next lieutenant governor.

CBS San Francisco–11/07/2010

Gavin Newsom and Kamala Harris

Newsom Wins Lt. Governor, Harris Trails For AG

Democratic rising star Gavin Newsom declared victory late Tuesday night in his bid for California lieutenant governor, while San Francisco’s top prosecutor Kamala Harris trailed in the state attorney general’s race.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/02/2010

Jerry Brown, Barbara Boxer, marijuana joint

CBS 5 Poll: Dems Win Senate & Governor Seats, Prop 19 Close Call

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS 5) — With just one day until election day, a new CBS 5 KPIX-TV poll shows Democrats as the likely winners for California’s races for U.S. Senate, governor and lieutenant governor. The […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/01/2010

Lt Gov. Abel Maldonado and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Field Poll Shows Tight Races For California’s Lt. Governor and Attorney General

The latest Field polls suggest Gavin Newsom has slightly increased his lead over Abel Maldonado in the lieutenant governor’s race and Kamala Harris is still trailing in the race for California attorney general.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/30/2010

Attorney General Jerry Brown, Senator Barbara Boxer

CBS 5 Poll: Brown & Boxer Lead; Prop. 19 Failing

A new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Tuesday showed Democrats Jerry Brown and Barbara Boxer leading, while Proposition 19 is no longer favored among likely voters.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/26/2010

San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris at a 2008 press conference. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Democrats Locked In Tight State Races

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and District Attorney Kamala Harris both have plenty of work to do if they hope to be elected to statewide office.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/23/2010

Lt Gov. Abel Maldonado and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Cyberspace Serves As Battleground For Lt. Governor Candidates

YouTube appeared to be the go-to place for Democratic San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and his Republican rival, Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado. Both campaigns posted videos online this week. Neither video minced words.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/22/2010

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

CBS 5 Poll: Marijuana Proponents May Tilt Election For Boxer

Voters who strongly support legalizing marijuana in California may also be tilting the vote in the U.S. Senate race slightly in favor of incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/19/2010

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (center), Democratic gubernatorial candidate and California State Attorney General Jerry Brown (right) and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom attend a Democratic National Committee rally on the campus of UCLA on October 15, 2010. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Bill Clinton Pushes For Brown, Democrats In November

Former President Bill Clinton urged Democrats to push past apathy and turn out the vote for Democrats this November, despite economic woes and a political climate that he said is encouraging discord and division.

CBS San Francisco–10/16/2010

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (center), Democratic gubernatorial candidate and California State Attorney General Jerry Brown (right) and San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom attend a Democratic National Committee rally on the campus of UCLA on October 15, 2010. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Former President Clinton Stumps For Brown, Newsom In SoCal

Former President Bill Clinton addressed about 6,000 cheering supporters at UCLA Friday night for gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown and lieutenant governor hopeful Gavin Newsom.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010

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