New polling suggests a nailbiter in Honda-Khanna rematch

CONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT |ELECTION 2016 |An independent poll released Monday predicts the contentious rematch between Rep. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna is a tossup with less than a month before Election Day.A SurveyUSA-KPIX poll shows Khanna with 38 percent of those survey, followed by Honda at 37 percent. More than a quarter of respondents--26 … Continue reading New polling suggests a nailbiter in Honda-Khanna rematch

Report: Dana King, former Oakland council candidate, TV anchor, eyeing return to airwaves

Dana King, right, with Elihu Harris at an OaklandCity Council candidates forum in 2014.Former anchor finished second in District 2 last fallOAKLAND | Dana King rose through the ranks to become one of the most recognizable faces in Bay Area television news. Then she abruptly quit to pursue her interests in creating art.Later, she moved … Continue reading Report: Dana King, former Oakland council candidate, TV anchor, eyeing return to airwaves

SD7 Poll: Glazer leads Bonilla by 10 points with election just days away

SD7 candidate Steve GlazerSTATE SENTATE | DISTRICT 7 | Steve Glazer's hopes of winning next Tuesday's special State Senate Seventh District race were buoyed Friday by an independent poll showing a 10-point advantage over fellow Democrat Susan Bonilla with just days before the May 19 election.The telephone poll, conducted by KPIX-TV and Survey USA, shows … Continue reading SD7 Poll: Glazer leads Bonilla by 10 points with election just days away

Sanitary district board member says he may still use n-word among friends

Laython Landis is resisting calls for hisresignation.ORO LOMA SANITARY DISTRICT | Oro Loma Sanitary District board member Laython Landis was censured by his colleagues for describing heavy rains in the area with an obscure racial slur.During a radio interview with KGO’s Brian Copeland, the embattled official said he won’t use the n-word in public, but might … Continue reading Sanitary district board member says he may still use n-word among friends

Poll Shows Honda with Small Lead Over Khanna; New TV Ad Slams Khanna

Supporters of Rep. Mike Honda listen to their candidate at a candidates forum during the June primary season in Fremont. Polling shows the race in the 17th District has significantly tightened up. PHOTO/Steven TavaresCONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | Rep. Mike Honda has a slim two-point lead over Ro Khanna, according to a KPIX/Survey USA poll … Continue reading Poll Shows Honda with Small Lead Over Khanna; New TV Ad Slams Khanna

Poll Shows Honda Up 19 Points Over Khanna; Republicans Lag Far Behind

Ro Khanna, Rep. Mike HondaCONGRESS | 17TH DISTRICT | As the number of days before the June primary inch closer to single digits a KPIX/SurveyUSA poll shows Rep. Mike Honda with a 19 point advantage over fellow Democrat Ro Khanna in the East Bay’s 17th Congressional District race.The poll of 825 registered voters from May 20-22 … Continue reading Poll Shows Honda Up 19 Points Over Khanna; Republicans Lag Far Behind