Recall Casts Large Shadow Over Newsom's State of the State AddressWith support for a recall election gaining momentum, Gov. Gavin Newsom will use Dodger Stadium -- a mass vaccination site -- as the backdrop for Tuesday's annual State of the State address in the hopes of drawing attention to his administration's successes in the battle against COVID-19.
California GOP Pumps $125,000 Into Recall Effort against Gov. NewsomThe California Republican Party announced Saturday it is giving $125,000 to the campaign aimed at recalling Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom.
California Secretary Of State: Over 99% Of Mail-In Ballots Accepted In Presidential ElectionCalifornia election officials announced Friday that 99.4% of more than 15 million mail-in ballots were verified and counted in the November election.
Vice President Elect Kamala Harris Sends Message To Californians As She Resigns Senate Seat; 'This Is Not Goodbye'As the clock ticks down toward her historic inauguration, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has a message for Californians as she formally submitted a letter of resignation to Gov. Gavin Newsom Monday for her U.S. Senate seat.
Mother Who Lost Son To Gun Violence Will Cast San Francisco's Electoral College VoteMattie Scott, who lost her son to gun violence and became an outspoken advocate for gun control, has been chosen to cast San Francisco's vote in California's Electoral College gathering Monday.
Supreme Court Rejects Texas Bid To Overturn Election Results In Four StatesThe Supreme Court on Friday rebuffed a last-ditch attempt by Texas to block electors from four battleground states — all of which backed President-elect Joe Biden — from voting in the Electoral College.
Nearly 4 Million Bay Area Residents Voted In 2020 ElectionNearly 4 million people in the Bay Area's nine counties voted in the 2020 election, breaking voter turnout records in some. Eight of those counties reported finalizing results by Wednesday.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Says Proposition H Could Take Effect Earlier Than Jan. 1A city measure aimed at helping small businesses that was approved by more than 60 percent of San Francisco voters during this month's elections could take effect earlier than Jan. 1, Mayor London Breed said Thursday.
Lyft CEO John Zimmer On Future Of Gig Economy In Wake Of Prop 22 VictorySan Francisco Bay Area ride-share giant Lyft scored a major victory when California voters passed Proposition 22, allowing app-based companies to treat drivers as contractors instead of employees and saving the company from what many anticipated would be crippling expenses.
East Contra Costa Election Results: Incumbents Fall In Antioch, Brentwood, Oakley, PittsburgShifting attitudes on local police reform, development, homelessness and other issues combined to end the public service of a number of officials in Antioch, Pittsburg, Brentwood and Oakley in the wake of the November election.
Chan Declares Victory In Tight District 1 Supervisors Race In San FranciscoSan Francisco District 1 Supervisor-elect Connie Chan declared victory Monday, following a close race that saw her beat out her opponent Marjan Philhour by just 134 votes, according to the latest election results.
BIDEN-HARRIS: Local Legal Experts Critical Of President Trump's Threatened Challenge To Election Results President Donald Trump continued to call “mail-in balloting a hoax” on Twitter Sunday night, but over the weekend the lead of Democratic challengers former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris grew in Pennsylvania in the wake of their victory in the 2020 election.
Prospective Vice President Harris Set To Break Multiple BarriersDepending on the final outcome of this rollercoaster election, Kamala Harris is poised to become the first woman to reach the office of Vice President when all the votes are counted.
Most San Francisco Supervisor Races Confirmed, At Least One Too Close To CallRaces for most San Francisco district supervisors appear to be confirmed while at least one remains too close to call, according to the latest election results released Thursday.
Bay Area Registrars Praise Early Voting For Making Election Day SmootherWhile ballots were still being counted the day after Election Day, experts said more people voted in California in the 2020 election than ever.