Democrats Ramp Up Get-Out-the-Vote Efforts in Closing Hours of Recall ElectionTuesday is Election Day and a new poll shows 60 percent of likely voters oppose recalling Gov. Gavin Newsom. On Sunday, Bay Area Democrats and others working to defeat the recall were rallying to get out the vote.
Recall Voting Demographics Significantly Different From 2003 Electiont’s a familiar refrain among California’s recall watchers: 2021 is not 2003. Yes, the state again is in the middle of a recall election that could remove the Democratic governor from office. But today’s California electorate looks far different than it did 18 years ago: It’s less Republican, more Latino and Asian, and younger — all trends that favor Gov. Gavin Newsom, so long as he can get his voters to turn out.
On Final Weekend of Campaign, Newsom Trains Fire on GOP FrontrunnerGov. Newsom stayed on the same message we have been hearing since he first started campaigning -- framing the recall around one specific opponent, Larry Elder.
Newsom Calls for 'Unprecedented' Voter Turnout as New Poll Shows His Lead WideningWith under a hundred hours left for California voters to turn in their ballots in the governor's recall election, a new UC Berkeley poll shows Gov. Gavin Newsom likely to keep his job.
Newsom Bounces Back in Recall PollingNew polling numbers show that the recall race has gone from a statistical tie, to a 22 point advantage in Governor Gavin Newsom's favor.
Recall Supporters in Rural California Express Fears of Mail-In Ballot 'Shenanigans'For Republicans in some of California's reddest regions, there is both hope and skepticism in the effort to recall Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Former Windsor Mayor Who Resigned Over Sexual Assault Allegations Files to Run Again in 2022The former mayor of Windsor resigned in May amid multiple allegations of sexual assault but, two weeks ago, Dominic Foppoli filed papers to run again in 2022.
Bill to Help Restaurants Passes State Legislature A bill to help restaurants recover from pandemic losses is on its way to the governor's desk.
Polls Show Newsom Recall Election Survival Too Close for Democrats' ComfortRecalling Gov. Newsom seemed at first like a Republican fantasy but now Democrats are worried that GOP pipe dream may become a real Democratic nightmare on recall Election Day Sept. 14.
East Bay Regional Park Workers’ Strike Vote Postponed; Talks ResumeSome 600 employees of the East Bay Regional Park District will go back to the bargaining table with management this weekend after postponing their strike vote, which was set to begin Friday afternoon and end Monday.
COVID: Benicia Lawmakers Vote Unanimously To Impose Mask MandateBreaking from the rest of Solano County, the city of Benicia has voted to impose its own indoor mask mandate including vaccinated residents with overwhelming support.