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Mayor’s Race

San Jose City Hall

Lone Republican Candidate Withdraws From San Jose Mayor’s Race

San Jose City Councilmember Pete Constant decided on Tuesday to withdraw from consideration in the 2014 mayor’s race.


San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Interim Mayor Ed Lee Announces He’s Running

Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is expected to announce Monday that he will, after all, run for mayor in November.


Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

KCBS In Depth: San Francisco Issues With Mayor Ed Lee

An interview with San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on whether he will be a part of the upcoming mayoral race and some of the hot button topics and issues facing the city of San Francisco.


Leland Yee (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Support Grows For Leland Yee’s SF Mayoral Campaign

State Senator Leland Yee appears to be the early front runner in the San Francisco mayoral race, as he has gathered more than twice the number of signatures than his closest opponents.


San Francisco City Hall. (Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayoral Candidates Strike Cordial Tone In 1st Debate

Nine candidates for San Francisco Mayor participated in the first debate of the campaign season, at the Mayoral Forum on Service on the USF campus Thursday.


John Avalos

Supervisor Avalos To Join Crowded San Francisco Mayor’s Race

Supervisor Avalos said in a statement that he decided to run after discussing the matter with friends and family over the past few months.


Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

CBS 5 Poll: Ed Lee Would Lead SF Mayoral Field If He Ran

Eight months ahead of election day, an exclusive CBS 5 KPIX-TV poll finds the front-runner in the San Francisco mayoral race is a candidate who isn’t even running.

KPIX 5–03/16/2011

Oakland Mayoral Contest Boils Down To Perata And Quan

Quan Scores Upset Win Over Perata For Oakland Mayor

City Councilwoman Jean Quan was elected as Oakland’s next mayor following a days-long process of redistributing votes under a new ranked-choice system that allowed voters to list their first, second and third-place candidates.

KPIX 5–11/10/2010

Oakland Mayoral Contest Boils Down To Perata And Quan

Final Vote Count Delayed In Oakland Mayoral Race

Thousands of provisional ballots being counted are taking longer than expected, Alameda County Registrar of Voters Dave Macdonald said Monday.

CBS San Francisco–11/08/2010