San Jose City Councilmember Pete Constant decided on Tuesday to withdraw from consideration in the 2014 mayor’s race.
Four bond measures in Santa Clara County all passed on election night Tuesday.
A measure on the June ballot in San Francisco would require the city’s waste collection services be put up for competitive bidding, but the proposal’s opponents claim it would create an unnecessary bureaucratic headache.
With a narrow primary win in his home state of Michigan and a more comfortable victory in the Arizona Republican presidential primary, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has maintained his shaky front-runner status.
The Republican primaries and caucuses over the next couple of weeks will go a long way to determining whether California’s June 5 primary will make the state relevant.
Newt Gingrich has soundly defeated Mitt Romney in the South Carolina Republican primary in a comeback victory.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night. Get the latest, up-to-the-minute results for Romney and the other candidates here.