Haggerty Vows to Deliver Tri Valley Votes for Latest County Transportation Measure

Alameda County Supervisor Scott Haggertyopening the campaign Tuesday for Measure BB.ALAMEDA COUNTY | TRANSPORTATION | The loss of Measure B, the Alameda County transportation sales tax measure defeated two years ago by a razor’s edge, was a problematic electoral setback almost immediately after the last ballot was counted in November 2012. Many described the campaign … Continue reading Haggerty Vows to Deliver Tri Valley Votes for Latest County Transportation Measure

Alameda Hires Perata As Consultant

Alameda Assistant City Manager Alex Nguyen lists the city's state legislative agenda Tuesday before the Alameda City Council. PHOTO/Steven TavaresALAMEDA CITY COUNCIL | Alameda is turning to one of the most notorious local politicians in recent memory to lobby Sacramento in its best interests. The City Council approved, 4-0, Tuesday night a $90,000 consulting contract … Continue reading Alameda Hires Perata As Consultant

Khanna Announces Run For Congress

CONGRESS 17 | Ro Khanna, the attorney and former Department of Commerce official, officially announced Tuesday his long-awaited bid for Congress in the 17th District against incumbent Rep. Mike Honda, who has been avidly preparing for the coming race with an onslaught of big-name Democratic endorsements and political bravado. Khanna released a Youtube video (watch it … Continue reading Khanna Announces Run For Congress

Honda Names Campaign Team For Race, As Of Yet, Without A Challenger

Rep. Mike HondaCONGRESS | Mike Honda made another early move for re-election in 2014 by already announcing his campaign team this past week hoping to get an early start on heading off potential competitor, Ro Khanna, a former Deputy Assistant Secretary in U.S. Department of Commerce. According to a press release Honda hired Terris, Barnes & … Continue reading Honda Names Campaign Team For Race, As Of Yet, Without A Challenger

Reynoso Calls New Hayward School Board Member Walker a ‘Fresh Voice’

HAYWARD SCHOOL BOARD | Consultant contracts have been controversial for Hayward school board with board member Luis Reynoso often criticizing staff and board approval of expensive contracts. He's often pressured staff to take on the extra load to cut down on district expenses but found his voice to be the marginalized opinion on the board. … Continue reading Reynoso Calls New Hayward School Board Member Walker a ‘Fresh Voice’