Citing Pandemic, California Launches Website to Enlist Poll Workers for November ElectionThe California Secretary of State's Office announced the launch of a portal Friday that allows state residents to sign up to work as a poll worker in their county for the Nov. 3 general election.
SF Supes Don't Approve Public Advocate Office For Whistleblower ComplaintsThe Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted on a handful of charter amendments to be placed on the San Francisco's November ballot, but ultimately shot down one measure that would've created a Public Advocate Office.
7 Elected Bay Area Officials Call for Voters to Decide Future of Caltrain FundingA joint statement issued by seven elected officials on Sunday calls for letting voters decide on funding for the Caltrain service which has seen ridership drop steeply during the COVID-19 pandemic.
San Jose Council Votes To Put ‘Strong Mayor’ Proposal On November BallotA measure to reform the city of San Jose's campaign finance and conflict-of-interest laws, increase the mayor's power and add two years to current Mayor Liccardo's term will be on the November ballot after a city council vote.
Supporters Of Prop 6 Gas Tax Repeal Complain Ballot Measure Description Is UnfairThe backers of Proposition 6 say the state's official description of the ballot measure is unfair because it should at least mention something about a gas tax repeal.
Santa Clara Lawmakers Vote To Put Pot Tax On November BallotThe Santa Clara City Council voted 6-to-0 in favor of putting put a marijuana tax on the November ballot.
AP Exclusive: Facing Recall, Judge Aaron Persky Has No RegretsJudge Aaron Persky says he would handle the sexual assault case of former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner the same way today as he did almost two years ago.
Judge Persky Breaks Silence On Upcoming Recall VoteThe judge who presided over the controversial Brock Turner rape case spoke in front of cameras for the first time Tuesday about the recall effort against him.
Appellate Court Justices To Decide If Persky Recall Stays On June 5 BallotThree justices in the state's 6th District Court of Appeal will decide whether the option to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky will stay on the June 5 ballot after hearing oral arguments.
California May Require Presidential Candidates To Release Tax ReturnsTwo Bay Area lawmakers are proposing legislation that may prevent Donald Trump from showing up on the ballot in 2020, if he continues to avoid releasing his tax returns.
Justin Timberlake's Ballot Selfie Highlights Mixed LawsNow even Justin Timberlake has been forced to deal with the question of whether a ballot selfie is legal.