Analysis: Newsom Landslide Provides Little Reassurance for Democrats in 2022Democrats crushed Republicans in Tuesday's California recall election of Gov. Gavin Newsom, helped by the solid, statewide approval of Pres. Biden and his policies. That is not the case in battleground states where Democratic candidates face steep competition.
California Recall: Following Success, Democrats See Map For Upcoming MidtermsFew Democrats were surprised to see Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom swat down a Republican-driven recall campaign in bright-blue California. But they were pleased with how he did it.
Muslim, Native American, Women, LGBT Candidates Score Historic Election WinsElection Night 2018 turned out to be a night of firsts — with groundbreaking victories for Native American, Muslim, black, gay and female candidates.
Democrats Win Control Of The House As Republicans Retain SenateCBS News on Tuesday night projected Democrats would take control of the House of Representatives, delivering a major blow to President Trump and the GOP. Republicans, meanwhile, kept control of the Senate.
With Registration At Record Levels, Voter Turnout Strong In Bay AreaInterest in voting in Tuesday's election has hit historic levels in at least two Bay Area counties and statewide, according to officials in San Francisco, San Mateo and Contra Costa counties and Sacramento.
San Jose High School Voters Targeted For Future ElectionsOver the course of one lunch period in mid-October, 13 San Jose high schools competed against each other to pre-register almost 1,000 future voters.
Contra Costa Board Of Education Trustee Accused Of Lying, Bouncing ChecksAn embattled county board of education trustee is seeking re-election in an East Bay district where some claim he doesn't even live.
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.
Political Experts: Early Signs Pointing To 'Considerably Higher' Midterm Election TurnoutPolitical experts weigh in on how political tension around hot button issues will influence next week's Midterm elections.
Russian Woman Charged In First 2018 Election Meddling CaseA Russian national has become the first person charged by the U.S. for conspiring to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections, according to the FBI and Justice Department.
San Francisco To Vote On Taxing Rich Businesses To Help HomelessA measure on San Francisco's Nov. 6 ballot would raise taxes on the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill residents.
Facebook Removes Another 800 Pages And Accounts Ahead Of MidtermsJust weeks before the US midterm elections, Facebook announced Thursday that it had removed more than 800 pages and accounts that the company said violated its rules "against spam and coordinated inauthentic behavior."
Obama Slams Republicans, Says Trump Is 'Capitalizing On Resentment'Former President Barack Obama said President Donald Trump is "capitalizing on resentment that politicians have been fanning for years" and questioned "What happened to the Republican Party?"
CNN Poll: Democrats' 2018 Advantage Is Nearly GoneThe Democrats' advantage in the generic ballot dipped from 16 points in February to six points in March to just three points now.
GOP to Spend Quarter-Billion Dollars to Hold House in 2018The Republican National Committee has committed $250 million to a midterm election strategy that has one goal above all else: Preserve the party's House majority.