Former Alameda County candidate for auditor pleads guilty to election fraud

Kati Knox plead to three misdemeanors.ALAMEDA COUNTY | Kati Knox pulled out of her race for Alameda County auditor-controller last May just weeks before the June primary after she was accused of falsifying her address on campaign paperwork. Last Friday, Knox plead guilty to three misdemeanors for violating the state's election laws. Knox will serve … Continue reading Former Alameda County candidate for auditor pleads guilty to election fraud

Embattled Alameda County Auditor Candidate Withdraws from the Race

Kathleen Knox ends her campaign forauditor, but her name remains on the ballot.ALAMEDA COUNTY | Kathleen Knox, the candidate for Alameda County auditor-controller who was charged earlier this month with six felony counts of voter fraud, has withdrawn from the race less than three weeks from Election Day.“I am officially and respectfully withdrawing my candidacy … Continue reading Embattled Alameda County Auditor Candidate Withdraws from the Race

Alameda County Candidate for Auditor Pleads Not Guilty to Voter Fraud

Kati Knox says she lives on Clarke St. in San Leandro, investigators say no.ALAMEDA COUNTY | AUDITOR | Where's does Alameda County auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox live? Danville or San Leandro?Knox, who is the daughter of former Alameda County supervisor, Bob Knox, plead not guilty Tuesday to six felony charges related to allegations she lives in … Continue reading Alameda County Candidate for Auditor Pleads Not Guilty to Voter Fraud

Holding office in Alameda County: It’s a good gig, if you can get it

Alameda County Sheriff Greg Ahern isrunning unopposed this June.PHOTO/Shane BondALAMEDA COUNTY | Patrick O'Connell — like most Alameda County politicians — has run unopposed each time he's been up for reelection to his longtime post as county controller/auditor/clerk recorder. And most East Bay political observers expected him to once again run unchallenged this year. But … Continue reading Holding office in Alameda County: It’s a good gig, if you can get it

Coliseum Authority Approves $1 Million Stadium Studies With Tenuous Support From Raiders

Coliseum CityCOLISEUM AUTHORITY | The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Authority approved a pair of studies for a new football stadium to potentially house the Oakland Raiders Friday morning costing $1 million, despite signs the franchise and the NFL are cool towards the reviews.The authority signed off to contract out to a firm specializing in site planning … Continue reading Coliseum Authority Approves $1 Million Stadium Studies With Tenuous Support From Raiders