Alameda County supervisor uses Las Vegas shootings to express support for Urban Shield

Alameda County Sheriff Gregory Ahernand Supervisor Nate Miley.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORSAlameda County Supervisor Nate Miley has long been one of the typically progressive Board of Supervisors' must ardent supporters of the sheriff's office and Urban Shield, the disaster training and weapons expo held annually in Pleasanton.The morning after the Las Vegas shootings that resulted in … Continue reading Alameda County supervisor uses Las Vegas shootings to express support for Urban Shield

Urban Shield opponents want Alameda County to pull funding

ALAMEDA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORSThe Trump administration's expanding definition of terrorism, including a focus on undocumented residents, is renewing opposition to the annual law enforcement training exercises and weapons exposition in Pleasanton, known as Urban Shield.A grassroots organization will address the Alameda County Board of Supervisor's Urban Shield Task Force Friday morning in Oakland. Alameda … Continue reading Urban Shield opponents want Alameda County to pull funding

EBCampaign: KHANNA throws campaign manager under the bus; SKINNER raises another $125k; ALCO DEMS tangle

24 DAYS UNTIL ELECTION DAY |In the hours after Ro Khanna received news of a federal lawsuit filed Sept. 22 alleging his participation in a "modern-day Watergate" to illegally access Rep. Mike Honda's digital fundraising donor data, the Khanna's initial response was to protect Brian Parvizshahi, the young campaign manager at the center of the … Continue reading EBCampaign: KHANNA throws campaign manager under the bus; SKINNER raises another $125k; ALCO DEMS tangle

License plate readers and surveillance cameras now pervasive in the Tri Valley

Dublin and Danville in Contra Costa County approvedlicense plate readers and other cameras this week.SECURITY | City and Town Council's in Dublin and Danville voted this week to welcome the addition of automated license plate readers to their cities. They join Pleasanton, Livermore and San Ramon, which have previously approved similar surveillance tools.The devices are … Continue reading License plate readers and surveillance cameras now pervasive in the Tri Valley

IE supporting Miley sends hit piece just a few days before Election Day

A hit piece was sent last weekend attacking BryanParker for lacking experience.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |Too little, too late? The independent expenditure committee supporting Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley's campaign released a hit piece arriving last Saturday afternoon in the mailboxes of Pleasanton voters.Pleasanton Families for Supervisor Nate Miley, the IE behind … Continue reading IE supporting Miley sends hit piece just a few days before Election Day

ALCOD4 PREVIEW: Is a monumental upset in the cards?

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley faces Bryan Parker in next week's winner-takes-all June election.MEET THE CANDIDATES Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley has represented District Four since 2001. Before that, he was an Oakland city council member. Miley's years of service include several accomplishments: Keeping the county afloat over several years of triple-digit deficits without cutting … Continue reading ALCOD4 PREVIEW: Is a monumental upset in the cards?

IE supporting Nate Miley is running a radio ad that targets Pleasanton voters

The IE supporting Nate Miley is running a radiospot three times-a-day in the Tri Valley.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4Pleasanton Families for Supervisor Nate Miley, the Independent Expenditure Committee formed earlier this month in support of the incumbent supervisor, and largely funded by donors who previously gave to his re-election campaign, has released a … Continue reading IE supporting Nate Miley is running a radio ad that targets Pleasanton voters

After endorsing Parker, Swalwell high-tailed to D.C. rather than face labor

Swalwelling: Rep. Eric Swalwell endorsed thenon-union-backed supervisorial candidate then avoided labor before heading back to Washington.CONGRESS | 15TH DISTRICT |Rep. Eric Swalwell's relationship with organized labor has always been a bit strained. After Swalwell made an abrupt and potentially pivotal decision two weeks ago to endorse Alameda County supervisorial candidate Bryan Parker over the incumbent Supervisor Nate … Continue reading After endorsing Parker, Swalwell high-tailed to D.C. rather than face labor

Swalwell on Parker: ‘He will bring new energy and ideas’ to Board of Supervisors

Rep. Eric Swalwell posing with Parker volunteersat a Pleasanton farmers' market earlier this month.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is again bucking the local party machine. He has endorsed former Oakland mayoral candidate Bryan Parker over incumbent Nate Miley in the June Alameda County Board of Supervisors race.The endorsement … Continue reading Swalwell on Parker: ‘He will bring new energy and ideas’ to Board of Supervisors

Eric Swalwell will endorse Bryan Parker over incumbent Alameda County supe

Alameda County supervisorial candidate BryanParker and Rep. Eric Swalwell.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |Bryan Parker’s bid for Alameda County supervisor will get a major bump Wednesday. Popular East Bay Rep. Eric Swalwell is expected to announce his endorsement of the upstart challenger over long-time Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley.On social media, Parker said … Continue reading Eric Swalwell will endorse Bryan Parker over incumbent Alameda County supe

State Sen. Steve Glazer backs Bryan Parker for Alameda County supervisor

Alameda County supervisorial candidate Bryan Parker at an April 13 forum in Castro Valley.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |State Sen. Steve Glazer is weighing-in on the Alameda County Board of Supervisors race on the side of upstart challenger Bryan Parker over long-time Supervisor Nate Miley. Parker's campaign announced the Glazer endorsement Monday morning.“Bryan represents the … Continue reading State Sen. Steve Glazer backs Bryan Parker for Alameda County supervisor

Alameda County Dems issue a rude response to Bryan Parker’s candidacy

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley and formerPort of Oakland Commissioner Bryan Parker.ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |Alameda County supervisorial candidate Bryan Parker is well-spoken with a firm grasp of the issues. When the upstart challenging long-time Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley spoke before the county’s Democratic Central Committee last week, the party big-wigs … Continue reading Alameda County Dems issue a rude response to Bryan Parker’s candidacy

Rep. Eric Swalwell sure is fond of Bryan Parker’s campaign for supervisor

Is Rep. Eric Swalwell telegraphing an intent toissue an endorsement for Bryan Parker?ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS | DISTRICT 4 |Just a whispers of whether Rep. Eric Swalwell will endorse Bryan Parker for Alameda County's District Four supervisorial campaign against incumbent Nate Miley become louder, comes this tantalizing item.Swalwell, the popular Tri Valley representative whose congressional … Continue reading Rep. Eric Swalwell sure is fond of Bryan Parker’s campaign for supervisor

After dismal finance report, ALCO Supe Miley says expect a large campaign cache

Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley sayshis opponent this June, Bryan Parker, betterbring his "A-game."ALCO BOARD OF SUPERVISORS |DISTRICT 4 |Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley re-election campaign received a shocking reorientation this week when campaign finance reports highlighted his challenger, Bryan Parker, significantly outraised him over the past three months.Miley’s finance report showed his campaign with … Continue reading After dismal finance report, ALCO Supe Miley says expect a large campaign cache

LISTEN! East Bay Citizen Show with guest supervisorial candidate Bryan Parker

//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/4003014/height/300/width/450/theme/legacy/direction/no/autoplay/no/autonext/no/thumbnail/yes/preload/no/no_addthis/no/Bryan Parker is facing Alameda County SupervisorNate Miley in the June primary.EPISODE 16 | Alameda County District Four Board of Supervisors candidate Bryan Parker travels to my hometown of Castro Valley to lay out his strategy for unseating Nate Miley next June.Parker, a Port of Oakland commissioner who ran last year for Oakland, is facing … Continue reading LISTEN! East Bay Citizen Show with guest supervisorial candidate Bryan Parker