California Assembly Passes Amendment To Allow 17-Year-Olds To VoteCalifornia may join many other states in allowing 17-year-olds to vote in primary and special elections, if they will turn 18 before the following general election.
BART Asks Residents About Potential Bike-Pedestrian Bridge At Antioch StationBART officials are exploring the idea of building a bicycle-pedestrian bridge at the Antioch station to improve access, and the transit agency is seeking input from residents in the area to gauge interest.
Monday Is Last Day To Register Online To Vote In June 5 Statewide PrimaryMonday is the last day to register online to vote in the June 5 statewide primary election.
Voters Who Don't Use Bridges To Weigh In On Proposed Toll HikeA proposed toll hike on Bay Area bridges is likely headed for the ballot, but not everyone who's voting on it will be paying the higher tolls.
Senate GOP Presses Ahead On Tax Bill; McCain Backs MeasureSenate Republicans on Thursday pushed ahead on a sweeping revamp of the nation's tax code, with Majority Leader Mitch McConnell expressing confidence of final passage by week's end and a key Republican getting on board.
State Lawmaker Faces Threat of Recall Over Gas Tax VoteState senator Josh Newman, from Orange County, voted for the new gas tax and now voters might throw him out of office.
Santa Clara County Supervisors Vote To Sue Trump Over Immigration OrderThe Santa Clara County's Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to sue President Donald Trump over his executive order on immigration.
Die Hard Raiders Fans Urged To Show Up To Key Votes In OaklandOakland city leaders and Alameda County Supervisors will vote separately Tuesday over a deal to replace the aging Coliseum and keep the Raiders in town. Die hard Raider fans are being urged to show up to both.
California Voters Approve Big Changes To Death Penalty ProcessCalifornia voters have decided to repair the state’s dysfunctional death penalty by speeding up appeals.
Kaepernick Defends His Decision Never To VoteColin Kaepernick is standing behind his decision not to vote in the presidential election or even register to take part in the democratic process, saying he can effect change in other ways besides through a ballot.
Sonoma County Voters Pass 18 Of 23 Measures, Including Ban On GMO'sVoters in Sonoma County passed 18 of 23 measures in Tuesday’s election. Four measures failed and one measure is still too close to call.
Dow Futures, Asian Shares Tumble As Trump Leads Vote CountThe rising prospect of a Trump presidency shook financial markets around the world Wednesday, sending Dow futures and Asian stock prices sharply lower as investors panicked over uncertainties on trade, immigration and geopolitical tensions.
Singer Michael Franti Encourages Voting Through Spoken Word Election VideoWATCH: Feeling stressed about tomorrow? As always, Michael Franti is here to make us feel better. Here’s his incredibly powerful spoken word about the buildup to Tuesday's election...
Voters In California, Swing States Swap Votes To Sway ElectionTens of thousands of people - many of them in California - are swapping votes across the country to try to help swing the presidential election one way or the other.
Uber, Zipcar, Lyft Offer Free Rides, Discounts On Election DayRide-sharing companies like Uber, Zipcar and Lyft are planning all sorts of promotions for Election Day.