Politics Insider: What Lies Ahead for a Divided NationAllen Martin spoke with political analyst Paul Henderson about the presidential election how hard he thinks it will be going forward for whoever wins the presidency. (11-4-20)
Marin County Sees High Turnout of Poll Workers, Less VotersDon Ford reports on how Marin County had to turn away poll worker volunteers because so many asked to volunteer.
In Their Own Words: East Bay Voters Explain What Drove Them To PollsWith turnout at record highs, several voters at the Contra Costa County registrar of voters explained what drove them to the polls on Election Day. John Ramos reports. (11/3/20)
Mood Of Uncertainty Reigns On Election Day Eve In San FranciscoThe mood in San Francisco ranged from excitement to nervous anxiety on Election Day eve. With just hours to go, Joe Vazquez talked to people at Fisherman's Wharf.
Election Tension: Many In Bay Area Fear Unrest In Wake Of Upcoming VoteWith Election Day just hours away, people and businesses throughout the Bay Area were bracing for potential unrest. Juliette Goodrich reports. (11/2/20)
California Secretary Of State Alex Padilla Talks About Record Early Voter TurnoutKPIX 5 's Allen Martin talks to California Secretary Of State Alex Padilla about California's record voter turnout. More than 22 million ballots have already been cast.
Elected Leaders Blast Silicon Valley Organization Racist Campaign AdDozens of elected officials condemned a racist negative ad posted by the Silicon Valley Organization at a briefing on Monday. The business advocacy organization has also dissolved its political action committee as a result. (11/2/20)
Bay Area Republicans Feel Emboldened To Show Their Support For TrumpThe Bay Area has been a Democratic stronghold for a long time, but John Ramos tells us the presidency of Donald Trump has emboldened Republicans here to speak out like never before.
Santa Clara County Marks 1 Million COVID-19 TestsHealth officials in Santa Clara County announced they have performed 1 million tests since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. A recent ramp-up in testing is being credited for driving down the infection rate. Len Ramirez reports. (11/2/20)
Bay Area Counties See Steady Stream of In-Person, Early VotingWith just two days remaining in the historic 2020 election, Bay Area counties are seeing record early voting but the polling infrastructure is not being overwhelmed -- yet. Da Lin reports. (11-1-20)
Early Voting in South Bay Soars Past Previous Presidential ElectionIn Santa Clara County, more than 575,000 people have already mailed in or dropped off their ballots. Devin Fehely reports. (10-31-20)
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.