With Early Voting Underway, Candidates Make Final Push Before Super TuesdaySuper Tuesday is nigh and it’s time for voters to make a choice. Several campaigns will swing through the Bay Area this weekend and one was in San Francisco Friday.
South Bay Measure E Property Tax Could Raise Millions For Low-Income Housing; Opponents SkepticalAhead of the March 3 California primary, proponents of a new tax on mega real estate deals in Santa Clara County are stepping up efforts to raise awareness about the proposal - Measure E - that elected officials say will raise funds for affordable housing. But opponents say there is a catch.
Prop. 13: Deteriorating Condition of East Bay School Emblematic of Statewide NeedProposition 13, the only statewide measure on the March 3 ballot, would create a $15 billion bond to build, repair and modernize schools like Lake Elementary in San Pablo where the heating system is held together with duct tape.
California Voters Cast Ballots in March Primary Starting Feb. 3rdCalifornians start voting Monday in a high-profile Democratic presidential primary that has no clear front runner and could take longer to count than any previous election in a state already notorious for slow ballot counting.
California Supreme Court Blocks Law Requiring Trump To Release Tax Returns To Be On Primary BallotThe California Supreme Court in San Francisco on Thursday struck down a state law that would have required President Donald Trump to release his tax returns in order to be listed on the state's primary ballot.
Leno Holds Narrow Lead Over Breed In Race For San Francisco MayorThe race to see who will become San Francisco's next mayor is still up in the air as of Wednesday morning with former state Sen. Mark Leno holding a narrow lead over Board of Supervisors president London Breed.
Lawmakers Approve Moving California Presidential Primary To MarchThe bill would move the presidential primary to the Tuesday after the first Monday in March -- three months earlier than the June contest held in 2016.
Estimate: 49 Percent Of Voters Turned Out For California Primary, 8 Points Below 2008 RecordAbout 8.9 million people are estimated to have turned out for the state's presidential primary election this week.
At Least 770,000 Ballots Outstanding From California’s Primary ElectionAt least 770,000 ballots have not yet been counted from California's primary election. The secretary of state's office posted a partial tally Thursday afternoon that shows the totals of outstanding ballots in 24 of California's 58 counties.
Alameda Co. Tax To Renovate Piedmont HS Theater Defeated, 4 Other Tax Measures PassAlameda County voters approved four of the five tax measures that were on the ballot in Tuesday's election.
KPIX 5 Poll Shows Incumbent Mike Honda Likely To Face Challenger Ro Khanna In NovemberA KPIX 5 phone survey taken this week showed strong support among South Bay women and seniors for incumbent Rep. Mike Honda (D-San Jose) in his 17th Congressional District re-election bid.
Department Of Justice Monitor Alameda County Polls There were more than just poll workers and voters at Alameda County polls during Tuesday's primary election. Department of Justice monitors are in the county to watch for possible voter discrimination.
CBS 5 Poll: Prop. 29 Tobacco Tax Way Too Close To CallWith five days remaining until the deadline for voting, Proposition 29 may pass narrowly or may not pass, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Thursday.