Wieckowski Releases Hard-Hitting Website Attacking Hayashi

Bob Wieckowski, Mary HayashiSTATE SENATE | 10TH DISTRICT | Assemblymember Bob Wieckowski is coming out punching. His campaign released a Web site this weekend dedicated to 10th State Senate District opponent Mary Hayashi’s three year old shoplifting incident. The campaign is not distancing itself from the site, named mugshotmary.com.The site features Hayashi’s infamous mug shot … Continue reading Wieckowski Releases Hard-Hitting Website Attacking Hayashi

Hayashi Bides Time As A Health Care Consultant

Mary HayashiSTATE SENATE 10 | Between running for Alameda County supervisor last year and ramping up for a run at the State Senate in 2014, there is time for Mary Hayashi to make some money.The former two-time Hayward assemblywoman infamous for her shoplifting arrest in San Francisco two years ago is now running her own consulting … Continue reading Hayashi Bides Time As A Health Care Consultant

The Mystery Of Mary Hayashi, Jesus Armas And A Seedy Porn Shop In Hayward

L'amour Shoppe in Hayward.ELECTION '12//HAYWARD | Two weeks ago, Hayashi's rudimentary campaign Web site included her committee's mailing address of 22561 Main St., Suite 200 in Hayward. Coincidentally, that is also the address of Armas Consulting, the influential Hayward firm headed by disgraced school board member Jesus Armas.The address is also connected to the city's … Continue reading The Mystery Of Mary Hayashi, Jesus Armas And A Seedy Porn Shop In Hayward

Hayashi Is Trading Down With Bid For No Endorsement In Supervisors Race

ELECTION '12//ALCO SUPERVISOR DIST2 | Like a fair carny sweetening the deal for disinterested customers, Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi is trading down in her bid to gain the support of local Democrats as she gears up for potentially brutal campaign for Alameda County's District 2 supervisors seat.As reported two weeks ago, Hayashi was asking local politicians … Continue reading Hayashi Is Trading Down With Bid For No Endorsement In Supervisors Race

Hayashi Takes Another Big Step Toward Running for Alameda County Supervisor

ELECTION '12//ALAMEDA COUNTY | Last Friday, just days before the first day for potential candidates to officially declare their intent to run for elections this November, resurgent Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi filed a statement of organization with the Alameda County registrar signalling the clearly evidence yet that she intends to run for county supervisor.The "Hayashi for Supervisor 2012" campaign committee was filed … Continue reading Hayashi Takes Another Big Step Toward Running for Alameda County Supervisor

Hayashi Is Asking Local Officials To Endorse Her Likely Run For County Supervisor

 CITIZEN EXCLUSIVE  ELECTION ‘12//ALCO SUPERVISOR | Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi is not only testing the waters for a run for Alameda County supervisor, but the licentious legislator is already calling local public officials around Hayward asking for their endorsements.According to two well-connected Hayward politicos who have spoken with the unknown officials on Hayashi’s phone list, her … Continue reading Hayashi Is Asking Local Officials To Endorse Her Likely Run For County Supervisor

Lobbying Group Is Giving Hayashi A Taste Of What Is To Come

ASSEMBLYJune 12, 2012 | A group vehemently opposed to physician-owned therapy referrals along with a senate bill currently sitting in an Assembly committee, registered the first tangible signs that opponents of Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi will be more than willing to use her shoplifting plea against her now and in the future.People Opposing Referral for Profit Kickbacks … Continue reading Lobbying Group Is Giving Hayashi A Taste Of What Is To Come

Valle Appointed District 2 Supervisor; Replaces Nadia Lockyer

ALAMEDA COUNTY//REPLACING LOCKYERJune 10, 2012 | Nearly a week after a deadlocked vote to replace Nadia Lockyer allowed for further political horse trading, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors unanimously appointed former Union City Councilman Richard Valle to fill the five-month appointment. Valle says he will run for re-election in November and potentially against a host of … Continue reading Valle Appointed District 2 Supervisor; Replaces Nadia Lockyer

Board Of Supervisors Interview District 2 Candidates As Steele Withdraws Name

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS//REPLACING LOCKYERMay 29, 2012 | And then there were four candidates remaining to replace former Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer after her predecessor Gail Steele withdrew her name for consideration, according to County Administrator Susan Muranishi.No reason was given, but comments made by some board members in the past week more than hinted … Continue reading Board Of Supervisors Interview District 2 Candidates As Steele Withdraws Name

The Pick To Replace Nadia Lockyer Comes With Hayashi In Mind

ALAMEDA COUNTY//REPLACING NADIA LOCKYERMay 21, 2012 | When news of Assemblywoman Mary Hayashi’s interest in replacing Nadia Lockyer at the Alameda County Board of Supervisors was leaked, it was interpreted as a method of embarrassing the larcenous legislator, instead, it may have actually been a warning.On Tuesday, the remaining supervisors will begin the task of … Continue reading The Pick To Replace Nadia Lockyer Comes With Hayashi In Mind

Assembly Candidate Green Seeks To Also Win Appointment To Replace Nadia Lockyer

ALAMEDA COUNTY//REPLACING LOCKYERMay 17, 2012 | Assembly candidate Mark Green has applied for the vacant Alameda County Board of Supervisors seat once held by Nadia Lockyer, who resigned last month.Green, the current mayor of Union City was among eight applicants for the four-month appointment lasting until the November general election. As reported yesterday, Gail Steele, … Continue reading Assembly Candidate Green Seeks To Also Win Appointment To Replace Nadia Lockyer

Assembly Speaker Names Hayashi To Special State Reorganization Committee

ASSEMBLY//MARY HAYASHIMay 16, 2012 | The beginning of Mary Hayashi's political comeback may be underway. Assembly Speaker John Perez announced the appointment Wednesday of Hayashi to the special committee to explore the governor's proposal to reorganize the executive branch. She is among 12 assembly committee members and one of two from the Bay Area. The other is … Continue reading Assembly Speaker Names Hayashi To Special State Reorganization Committee

Gail Steele Applies For Vacant County Supervisor Seat; Salinas Declines

ALAMEDA COUNTY BOS//NADIA LOCKYER RESIGNSMay 16, 2012 | With the Wednesday deadline to apply for the open Alameda County supervisor seat just hours away, sources say former supervisor Gail Steele has applied for the position. Steele could not be reached for comment, but the long-time supervisor who retired in 2010, has also told several Hayward officials … Continue reading Gail Steele Applies For Vacant County Supervisor Seat; Salinas Declines

Graphic Nadia Lockyer Sex Tapes Posted Online

NADIA LOCKYER RESIGNS//SEX TAPESMay 11, 2012 | The year of sex, drugs and shoplifting in East Bay politics just got even more titillating Friday night after sex videos of former Alameda County supervisor Nadia Lockyer were posting online.Both short videos uploaded to YouTube Friday evening are believed to have been posted by Lockyer's former boyfriend Steve … Continue reading Graphic Nadia Lockyer Sex Tapes Posted Online

Why Can’t Nate Miley Control Himself?

ELECTION '12//ALAMEDA COUNTY SUPERVISOR DISTRICT 4May 7, 2012 | The thing about political campaigns is you never know when a certain moment will both titillate and provide a clear and insightful look at a candidate. On April 23, this unique moment struck Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley, who is up for re-election in District 4 against … Continue reading Why Can’t Nate Miley Control Himself?