Amid Scandal, A Conversation Changed in the 17th Congressional District

Hayward Mayoral Candidates Face Labor | Mr. Know-It-All | Guillen is a Lock | Forum ScheduleCHAPTER 9 | Sometimes all a campaign needs is a little luck. Just as pressure was renewed for Rep. Mike Honda to debate his fellow Democratic challenger Ro Khanna, comes help from an unlikely source—the Republican Party. Honda desperately needed … Continue reading Amid Scandal, A Conversation Changed in the 17th Congressional District

2012 Year In Lists: Funniest Moments In East Bay Politics

1. San Leandro Councilman-elect Benny Lee agrees to a policy during a candidates forum, begins to describes why he supports it, but then asks, "Wait, what is that?" To be fair, when the moderator asked the other candidates what the audience-generated questions was referring to, nobody knew, either.2. Hayward's profilic public commenter Jim Drake teases Jesus … Continue reading 2012 Year In Lists: Funniest Moments In East Bay Politics

Swalwell Says Stark Is ‘Too Busy’ To Debate Him Later This Month

ELECTION '12//CONGRESS 15May 10, 2012 | Eric Swalwell's campaign said Wednesday Rep. Pete Stark declined an invitation from the chamber of commerces in Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore and San Ramon for a debate on May 21. Stark said he was "too busy," according to a press release put out by Swalwell, while finding the groups not "reputable."“The Tri-Valley … Continue reading Swalwell Says Stark Is ‘Too Busy’ To Debate Him Later This Month

Questions Over Walmart In Hayward Acts As Guide To Nine-Person City Council Race

Hayward Councilman FranciscoZermeno Friday at Hayward DemosHAYWARD CITY COUNCILApril 5, 2012 | HAYWARD | Nine candidate, including three incumbents, are vying for four open seats on the City Council this June, but save one particular person, their differences are hard to discern without the presence of a common liberal punching bag showing the way.Seven of the … Continue reading Questions Over Walmart In Hayward Acts As Guide To Nine-Person City Council Race