California Secretary of State Discusses Voting, Safe Access During November ElectionCalifornia Secretary of State Alex Padilla spoke to reporters Wednesday about voting access and safety this year during the pandemic.
San Mateo Co. Voter Registrar Working With State, Feds To Repel Hackers, Foreign CyberattacksWith the expected surge in mail-in voting, November 3 could be an unprecedented Election Day. Voter registrars in the Bay Area and across the country have been working to protect the vote from hackers and foreign cyberattacks.
Election 2020: How To Register And Make Sure Your Vote Gets CountedWith the election less than ten weeks away, here is what you need to know about registering to vote and making sure the vote you cast was counted.
PR Firm Associated With Biden Campaign Wins California Voter Outreach ContractThe California agency that oversees elections has signed a $35 million contract with a firm associated with Joe Biden's presidential campaign to produce advertising to encourage voters to participate in the November election.
Citing Pandemic, California Launches Website to Enlist Poll Workers for November ElectionThe California Secretary of State's Office announced the launch of a portal Friday that allows state residents to sign up to work as a poll worker in their county for the Nov. 3 general election.
California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Amid CoronavirusWorried about the unpredictable coronavirus wreaking havoc on the November election, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law Thursday to let counties offer fewer in-person polling places in exchange for opening the sites earlier.
Bay Area Election Workers Prepare for Historically High Absentee VotingPres. Trump is standing by his suggestion that the election should be delayed because of his unsubstantiated claims regarding the security of mail-in voting. As KPIX reports, Bay Area election workers say they're ready for anything.
California Rejects 100K Mail-In Ballots From March Primary Because Of MistakesMore than 100,000 mail-in ballots were rejected by California election officials during the March presidential primary, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.
Google Removes Misleading Ads Related To Voting, ElectionsGoogle said Monday it has removed misleading and fraudulent ads targeting Americans looking for information about how to vote in November's presidential election.
Legislature Approves Bill To Mail Ballots To All California VotersThe California Assembly on Thursday sent Gov. Newsom a bill to require county election officials to mail a ballot to every registered voter in the state.
California Sets In-Person Voting Rules Under Coronavirus ThreatThe decision is an effort by the administration to balance the necessity of protecting public health during the coronavirus outbreak, while recognizing that some residents want, or need, to vote in person.
Oakland Lawmakers Put Youth School Board Voting On November BallotOakland teens are one step closer to voting in school board elections following the City Council's decision Tuesday to put the idea on the November ballot.
San Francisco May Allow 16 & 17-Year-Olds To Vote In Municipal ElectionsSeveral San Francisco supervisors are supporting a charter amendment that will be introduced at Tuesday's board meeting that would give voting rights to 16- and 17-year-old city residents for municipal elections.
Bernie Sanders' Bay Area Supporters In Tough Spot After End Of Presidential RunBernie Sanders' presidential campaign came to an end Wednesday as the Vermont senator announced he was withdrawing from the race, leaving many of his supporters in the Bay Area in a tough spot.
Super Tuesday: Bay Area Voting Centers Ready Amid Coronavirus OutbreakAs California heads to the polls on Super Tuesday, voting centers across the Bay Area and across the state readied for large crowds amid the coronavirus outbreak.