San Jose Mayor’s Race

San Jose Police Union Warns Of Another Exodus If Liccardo Wins Mayoral RaceThe San Jose Police Officer’s Union says the morning after election day could be the start of another mass exodus of police officers.
San Jose Mayoral Candidate Fires Campaign Advisor Over Inappropriate TweetsA personal Twitter account is likely to blame for costing a communications expert his job as a consultant for a South Bay politician.
'Banana Pants Bandit' In San Jose Is Caught On Camera Stealing Campaign SignA woman wearing bright yellow pants was recorded last week by surveillance cameras removing campaign sign from a San Jose family’s front yard in a video that has gone viral.
Liccardo, Cortese Headed For Runoff In San Jose Mayor's RaceIn a low-turnout primary election in Santa Clara County Tuesday, the races for mayor of San Jose and three of five San Jose city councilmembers are headed for runoff elections this fall, Sheriff Laurie Smith was re-elected, and all eight ballot measures passed, according to unofficial results.
KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA Poll Finds 2 Candidates Breaking Away In San Jose Mayor’s RaceWith less than a week until the primary election, a new KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll found two candidates for San Jose mayor are separating themselves from the crowded field of candidates.
Candidates Crowd the Field in San Jose Mayoral RaceFundraising and campaigning in the race to replace San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed kicked off with a crowded field of candidates, mostly city council members who support the termed-out mayor’s pension reform policies.
San Jose Councilman Wants Longer School Day For Kids San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo would like to extend the school day for kids to something more like an adult eight-hour workday.