Oakland Mayor Fires Back After 'Libby Schaaf Act' IntroducedThree months after Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf alerted the Bay Area about an impeding ICE raid, a Republican congressman introduced a bill Monday that could send any official to prison if they make such a warning.
Mayor Schaaf Says Councilwoman Dubbed 'Trump of Oakland' Must GoOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf claims Councilmember Desley Brooks has "been nicknamed the Donald Trump of Oakland...has engaged in unethical and abusive behavior" and "infected the civility of the council chambers."
Hillary Clinton, Oakland Mayor Highlight City's Successes At Soul Food RestaurantShe didn't try the chicken and waffles, but Hillary Clinton spent her morning at a soul food restaurant in Oakland, learning about how the resurgent city is facing its challenges.
Oakland Mayor Schaaf: MLK Day Protests Outside Her Home Were 'Legitimate'A day after protesters staged a pre-dawn demonstration outside of newly inaugurated Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the mayor responded Tuesday by saying their complaints are legitimate.
Oakland Police Department Report Lists No Comprehensive Crime Fighting PlanOakland City leaders admitted a lack of a plan to fight crime in their city at a news conference, blaming a lack of resources as part of the reason why.
Oakland Mayor Quan Defends '100 Blocks' Plan Despite Incorrect DataOakland's Mayor Jean Quan has admitted to some statistical mistakes with her 100 Blocks plan, but is defending it and pushing forward despite criticism.
Phil Matier: Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Recall EffortKCBS, CBS 5 and SF Chronicle Insider Phil Matier shared his thoughts on the recall effort for Oakland Mayor Jean Quan.
Oakland Community Members Question Mayor Quan’s Plan To Keep Streets SafeAfter a violent shooting in West Oakland that claimed the life of a one-year-old boy, community members have taken to the streets to question Mayor Quan's plans for keeping the streets safe.
Oakland Mayor Quan Adviser Quits Over Occupy RaidA top legal adviser to Oakland’s mayor has resigned over the decision to raid the Occupy Oakland encampment Monday.
Richmond Mayor Marches In Support Of Occupy Oakland StrikeRichmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin showed her support for the Occupy Wall Street movement Wednesday morning by marching with a group of local residents en route to Occupy Oakland’s planned general strike.
Oakland Mayor Quan Accused Of Maintaining Blighted PropertyA resident unhappy about strict enforcement of eyesore properties is complaining about the unkempt property of Oakland Mayor Jean Quan, dubbing her the “Queen of Residential Blight.”
Oakland Mayor Quan Seeks Trade From China’s Growing Middle ClassOakland Mayor Jean Quan is planning a three-city visit to China next month. Her business trip will include a meeting with two major Chinese investment groups and a bar in Hong Kong with Oakland connections.