Sunnyvale Favors District-Based Voting System, Santa Clara Doesn'tVoters in Sunnyvale appeared poised Tuesday to permanently change their city charter to formally move from at-large voting systems to district-based systems, while voters in Santa Clara appeared to reject a similar ballot measure.
South Bay Voters Cast Early Primary Ballots At New Voting CentersCalifornia Primary day is March 3, but voters in Santa Clara County are already casting their ballots at new polling places that just opened. It's part of a new system of voting called Voter's Choice.
SF City Leaders Allege Police Association Is Trying To Buy District Attorney RaceJust one day ahead of the Nov. 5 election, San Francisco city leaders on Monday were alleging the city's police officers association is trying to buy the district attorney's race.
New California Law Expands Same-Day Voter RegistrationCalifornia will allow voters to register on Election Day at all polling places in 2020.
California Lawmakers Delay Bill Making Election Day A HolidayCalifornia lawmakers have delayed a proposal to make Election Day a statewide holiday.
Bay Area Lawmaker Renews Push To Make Election Day A HolidayAssemblyman Evan Low, D-Campbell, on Wednesday reintroduced a bill in the California State Legislature to make Election Day a state holiday.
Election Day Deals: Show Your 'I Voted' Sticker For A FreebieDid you vote today? Give yourself a cookie - or some fries, a cup of coffee, a discount ride, or some booze. Here are some of the offers at national chains for those participating in today's election.
Prop 6 Gas Tax Recall Race Tightens On Eve Of ElectionOn election eve Monday, one East Bay gas station offered people a chance to win free gas as part of a PR blitz in support of Prop 6, the measure to repeal part of the state gas tax.
Mayor Breed, Salesforce CEO On Opposite Ends For Prop CMarc Benioff is a vocal proponent of Prop C, which aims to reduce homelessness by creating housing and expanding mental health services. But not everyone is happy about Prop C, including London Breed.
Oakland Mayor Absent At Community Forum As Opponents Aim For Her SeatOakland mayor Libby Schaaf was absent at a community questioning in East Oakland, where candidates running for her seat laid out their visions for the city.
Cox, Newsom Hash Things Out Over Breakfast As Election Day NearsThe two candidates running to be California's next governor hashed things out Tuesday morning over breakfast, at an event held by former SF mayor Willie Brown.