Stress and anxiety, there's been a lot of that this year especially when it comes to the state of the presidential race. Kenny Choi reports. (10-30-20)
Voters Head to the Polls With Ballots in Hand and Plenty of AngstStress and anxiety, there's been a lot of that this year especially when it comes to the state of the presidential race. Kenny Choi reports. (10-30-20)
'Ride Out To Vote' Delivers Ballots By Horseback To Alameda Co. Courthouse''Ride Out To Vote' trotted down the streets of Oakland to drop off their ballots on horseback at the Alameda County Courthouse on Monday, as part of a movement to encourage people to vote any way they can.
Bay Area Groups Get Out the Vote From Afar as Election NearsAdapting to a political landscape caused by COVID-19, some Bay Area groups have found a way to help drive voters in battleground states to the polls from a distance. Joe Vazquez reports. (10-29-20)
CoCo County Seeks Dozens of Ballots Missing From Richmond Drop BoxContra Costa County election officials say they're investigating reports that dozens of voters who deposited their ballots into a drop box at Richmond city hall have not been able to confirm their ballots were received. Wilson Walker reports. (10-29-20)
Vote Smart: Crime Crackdown on Ballot With Prop 20Proposition 20 would expand the list of felonies for which those convicted are ineligible for early parole, increase penalties for repeat shoplifters and collect DNA samples from adults convicted of some misdemeanors. Kenny Choi reports. (10-29-20)
Racist Ad In San Jose City Council Race Pulled; Business Group CEO Placed On LeaveThe CEO of the business advocacy group Silicon Valley Organization was placed on administrative leave after the group published a racist campaign ad on its website. (10/27/20)
Sonoma County Officials Work On Getting Out Of Most-Restrictive COVID-19 Purple TierSonoma County officials acknowledge they are the last Bay Area county in the purple tier, at the bottom rung of California’s color-coded reopening system, and say they are determined to work their way forward. Joe Vazquez reports. (10/28/20)
Oakland Approaches Alameda County About Housing Homeless At Fairgrounds In PleasantonA new proposal to move homeless people from the City of Oakland to the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton is drawing criticism from county leaders as well as Tri-Valley residents. Katie Nielsen reports. (10/28/20)
Antioch's Measure T Aims To Stop Residential DevelopmentYes On Measure T in Antioch aims to slow residential development in Antioch. Wilson Walker explains both sides of the issue.
Oakland Ballot Measure S1 Could Change City's Police CommissionOakland will vote on Measure S1 on Nov. 3 ballot. As Andrea Nakano explains, it would make the city's Police Commission an independent body to review issues of police brutality and reform.
Business, City Leaders Pleased As San Mateo Co. Moves To Orange TierContra Costa , Marin, Santa Cruz and San Mateo counties went from the red to the orange tier on Tuesday. Betty Yu was in Redwood City where city leaders and businesses were pleased restrictions are easing.
KPIX Vote Smart: Campaign 2020 In The Home Stretch As Trump, Biden Stump Across U.S.Campaign 2020 is in the home stretch with President Trump attending rallies in the Midwest and Vice-President Biden at back-to-back events in Georgia. CBS reporter Skyler Henry is tracking both candidates from Washington D.C.
Nearly Half Of All Registered Voters In Bay Area Have Already VotedWith Election Day just a week away, there are some surprising numbers in the Bay Area. Wilson Walker tells us, nearly half of all registered voters here, have already voted.
KPIX Vote Smart: Q & A With Sonoma County Registrar Of Voters Deva ProtoHelping you Vote Smart: Deva Proto with the Sonoma County Registrar of Voters answers questions about Election 2020.
Prop. 16: Time Running Out For Repealing Ban On Affirmative ActionA new poll finds Proposition 16, which would repeal the state's ban on affirmative action, trailing by double digits just days before the election. Kiet Do reports. (10/27/20)
Get A Sneak Peek Inside The New Warriors Safe Polling Place In OaklandWarriors president Rick Welts gives Betty Yu a sneak peak inside the new safe polling place at the teams Oakland facility.
San Mateo County Mobile Voting Center A Welcome Convenience In Remote AreasSan Mateo County's new mobile voting center make voting easy and convenient. Devin Fehely takes us inside.
Senate Confirms Amy Coney Barrett To The Supreme CourtDebra Alfarone reports on Senate confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, despite Democratic protest (10-26-2020)
Congresswoman Barbara Lee Talks To BR About COVID-19, HEROES Act, Election 2020Congresswoman Barbara Lee talks to Black Renaissance host Jan Mabry about COVID-19 and current negotiations over the HEROES Act -- passed by the House of Representatives but stalled in the Senate -- and the impact on millions of Americans.
Chef Robert Dorsey Cooks Up Sen. Kamala Harris-Inspired Election Night GumboBay Area Chef Robert Dorsey invites BR in the kitchen while he makes his delicious Senator Harris-inspired gumbo. Enjoy Chef Dorsey's Election Night Gumbo at home while you watch the returns -- available with all the trimmings, November 1 - November 3. To order, go to chefrobertdorsey.com/meals-to-go.
Alameda Homeowner Hopes to End Political Halloween Decoration TraditionFor the past four years, Dan Balsam has put up Halloween decorations that depict specific moments of the Trump presidency. Balsam hopes this will be the last of his politics-theme decorations. Andrea Nakano reports. (10-22-20)
Final Presidential Debate: More Civil But Will Opinions Change?Pres. Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden faced off Thursday night and millions watched. Early reactions seemed to suggest little change in the presidential race. Team coverage. (10-22-20)
Feds Warn Of Election Interference; Bay Area Officials Say Your Vote Is SafeBay Area election officials react after the FBI Director and the Director of National Intelligence warned of election interference efforts by Iran and Russia. Kiet Do reports. (10/22/20)
Audits Show Fraud Permeates Through Federal COVID-19 Relief ProgramsA pair of audits of the Small Business Administration that are about to be released find “significant evidence” the SBA approved hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars in potentially fraudulent loans. Kenny Choi reports. (10/21/20)