On a frigid night, progressives give Nancy O’Malley the cold shoulder, deny endorsements

Alameda County District Attorney NancyO'Malley and Pamela Price at a candidateforum last Thursday in San Leandro.ALAMEDA COUNTY DA--ELECTION 2018--Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley's re-election campaign is bolstered by higher name-recognition and awash in campaign contributions. But neither fact appeared to hold much sway last week with two East Bay progressive groups.Both the San Leandro … Continue reading On a frigid night, progressives give Nancy O’Malley the cold shoulder, deny endorsements

Dem-on-Dem 15th Assembly District Race Becomes Divisive After Intra-Party Mailer

This mailer sent by the Elizabeth Echols campaign using the chair of the Alameda County Central Committee's name may be driving a wedge within the party.ASSEMBLY | 15TH DISTRICT | This is exactly what Democratic Party activists feared with passage four years ago of a state constitutional amendment allowing open primaries. Ever since, in Alameda … Continue reading Dem-on-Dem 15th Assembly District Race Becomes Divisive After Intra-Party Mailer

Young Offers Menu Of Contradictions; Takes Swipe At Swanson

ASSEMBLY 18OAKLAND | Feb. 28, 2012 | As the race for the 18th assembly district heads for the final stretch to the June 5 primary, Joel Young's ability to focus on both sides of any question is becoming more common.At a forum last week sponsored by the Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club, Young showed an uncanny predilection for saying everything while … Continue reading Young Offers Menu Of Contradictions; Takes Swipe At Swanson