Alameda County Assessor hopeful Phong La’s family fled Vietnam for the U.S. in 1979 and his origin story is fueling his campaign this June.


Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan is proposing two major tax-generating ballot measures for November during Tuesday’s slate of Oakland City Council committee meetings.

With just weeks before the June 5 primary race for Alameda County District Attorney, supporters for the incumbent DA are reaching out to the local GOP.

“I mean, you talk about obstruction of justice, I would recommend that you look into obstruction of justice for the mayor of Oakland, California, Jeff." President Donald Trump speaking to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session at a round table Wednesday on immigrants and sanctuary cities about Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's decision to warn residents of impending ICE raids.