The tension at Hayward City Hall has been building for months between some elected officials and the insurgent […]
Since taking office, Hayward Councilmember Aisha Wahab has suggested legislation for raising the city’s minimum wage, rent control, […]
Some Democrats have a nagging sense that Texas is on the cusp of turning blue one day soon. […]
Alameda City Hall is one of the least modern centers of local government in the East Bay. The […]
Alameda City Council will formally approved its new city attorney on Mar. 19.
Union City police shared the personal information of its residents to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) […]
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors narrowly approved a number of reforms to the controversial Urban Shield training […]
The Golden State Warriors loss Sunday night in Oakland to the lowly Phoenix Suns caused continued consternation among […]
Lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court is based on last year’s Janus v. AFSCME ruling.
Tragedy struck Oakland Councilmember Lynette McElhaney, family, friends and the East Bay political world following the death of […]
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a similar bill unanimously passed by the Legislature in 2016, citing budgetary concerns.
The East Bay Citizen is partnering with the East Bay Express. It’s big news. But don’t worry. Nothing will change here at EBCitizen.com. I’ve been an East Bay Express contributor for eight years. Now you will see more EBC content in the pages of the Express. In addition, I’m now authoring the daily Briefing, posted online at EastBayExpress.com every weekday morning at 6 a.m., and the Seven Days column in the weekly paper. The partnership means two other things: an expansion of coverage in the Express for news deserts south of Oakland and office space for me in Jack London Square. (But, you’ll still find me writing in coffee shops from time to time.)
Earlier in the day, landlords asserted in a letter that Hayward’s emergency ordinance violated the Brown Act.
Swalwell visited Iowa on Sunday and Monday.
In the hours after negotiators for Oakland teachers and the Oakland Unified School District came to a tentative […]
Vote next Tuesday night would stop evictions without cause, perhaps, up to one year.
Oakland Councilmember Larry Reid underwent a procedure on his heart this week requiring hospitalization for three days. Reid, […]
Oakland teachers get 11% wage increase over 4 years.
Jovanka Beckles may be showing her cards.
Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA): Are you telling us, Mr. Cohen, that the president directed transactions in conspiracy with […]