Oakland mayor’s race

Mayoral Candidates Bring Message To Deep East Oakland In Latest DebateThe people who want to be mayor of Oakland turned their attention to a part of town that could sure use major attention. While the candidates are looking for votes, people who live in East Oakland want the winner to remember them when they are elected.
It’s ‘Hella’ Time: Oakland Mayoral Candidate Libby Schaaf Adopts Unconventional SloganA candidate for Oakland mayor is using a certain word that politicians don't usually say, a word that is unique to the Bay Area.
KPIX 5 Poll: Quan Struggling In Re-Election Bid, Kaplan Has Double-Digit Lead In Oakland Mayor's RaceWith about six weeks to go until Election Day, a new KPIX 5 / Survey USA poll released Thursday finds Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is in trouble as she seeks re-election. The poll finds those who supported her four years ago are abandoning her in droves.
New Poll Finds Rebecca Kaplan Has Commanding Lead Over Jean Quan In Oakland Mayor’s RaceWith less than two months until Election Day, a new poll has found city councilmember Rebecca Kaplan with a commanding lead over incumbent Jean Quan in the race for Oakland mayor.
Oakland Mayoral Candidate Turns Vandalized Building Into Campaign HQAn abandoned bank in Oakland's Temescal District has become the canvas for taggers. A candidate for Oakland mayor has decided to turn it into campaign headquarters.
City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan Joins Crowded Oakland Mayor’s RaceKaplan becomes the 17th candidate, joining an already crowded field of candidates looking to unseat Mayor Jean Quan in November.
Oakland Mayor Vote Count To Drag On For DaysElections officials in Alameda County began their day early again Tuesday, tasked with counting several thousand more provisional ballots. But, Oakland's mayoral race was still considered too close to call.
Quan Edging Perata In Oakland Mayor's RaceThe Oakland mayor's race is down to two candidates with city councilwoman Jean Quan taking a slim lead over former State Senator Don Perata.
Some East Bay Voters Confused By Voting SystemMany voters in Oakland, Berkeley and San Leandro spent more time than usual at the polls, thanks in part to the new ranked-choice voting system.
Candidates Debate Oakland's Problems In Mayoral ForumNine Oakland mayoral candidates generally agreed Thursday night that the city's next leader needs to fight crime, create more jobs and find a way to balance the city's budget.