5 Councilmembers who passed Oakland budget tonight just killed democracy.-Oakland Councilmember Nikki Fortunato Bas tweeting on Tuesday night after the Oakland City Council approved its budget without properly noticing changes made earlier in the day. Bas had sought up to $25 million in cuts to the Oakland Police Department.
After property damage and looting swept through Oakland two weeks ago in the wake of the killing of […]
With concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, the Oakland City Council began taking steps toward protecting tenants […]
Look for extremely close toss-up races in Oakland’s Districts 2, 4, and a nail biter in District 6 next Tuesday.
About six weeks ago, Oakland Councilmember Abel Guillen’s re-election chances appeared shockingly grim after a concerted effort by […]
The powerful SEIU Local 1021 union and an influential Oakland advocacy group last month sent scathing letters to […]
The full list of pending Alameda County Democratic Party endorsements here.
The East Bay’s largest progressive group is backing a number of candidates running insurgent campaign against Oakland incumbents […]
Oakland’s District 2 councilmember is taking it from all sides as he seeks re-election for the first time
Oakland District 4 candidates who recently suspended his campaign, reported an impressive $113,000 in contributions