Gov. Jerry Brown

Poll: Majority Of California Voters Support Brown Tax Plan

A poll shows a majority of likely voters support Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to increase taxes on the wealthy and raise the statewide sales tax to stave off education cuts.


San Francisco City Hall

State Election Observers To Monitor San Francisco Vote

The California Secretary of State is sending election observers to San Francisco on Tuesday to oversee poll workers and voters as they cast their ballots.


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.


Senator Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Feinstein’s Popularity Plunges In New Field Poll

Feinstein first won national office in 1992, and this represents her highest disapproval rating in the year before an election since she became a California senator.


California Governor Jerry Brown

Poll: Californians Want Budget Say, But Disapprove Brown Plan

A new survey shows a strong majority of California voters want a say on the state budget but disagree with Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax proposal.

CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011

Few Turning Out For Early Voting

Exit Poll: California Voters Worried About Economy

Anxiety about the economy and unhappiness with government were not enough to dissuade Californians from electing two veteran politicians in the state’s marquee races.

CBS San Francisco–11/02/2010

Marijuana, pot

Tide Turns Against Prop 19 To Legalize Marijuana

A new poll shows that 49 percent of potential voters oppose Proposition 19 legalize marijuana, with 42 percent supporting the measure.


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.


Jerry Brown, Meg Whitman

Whitman Loses Ground To Brown In Latest Poll

The final Field Poll before the election puts Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman 10 points behind Democrat Jerry Brown.


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