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California Election Watch 2014

Candidates for Elections Chief Spar on Performance, Politics

September 22, 2014 | 4:37 pm

Candidates for Elections Chief Spar on Performance, Politics

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The two candidates for secretary of state agree more than disagree in a debate on KQED’s ‘Forum.’

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What Oakland Residents Want From Their Next Mayor

September 19, 2014 | 7:00 am

What Oakland Residents Want From Their Next Mayor

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Public safety continues to be the most pressing issue, followed by the economy and gentrification.

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Brown and Kashkari Clash in Wide-Ranging California Debate

September 4, 2014 | 10:48 pm

Brown and Kashkari Clash in Wide-Ranging California Debate

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Governor and Republican challenger covered a wide range of issues during a spirited, fast-paced debate.

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Jerry Brown-Neel Kashkari Debate: A Viewer’s Guide From Ringside

September 4, 2014 | 12:01 am

Jerry Brown-Neel Kashkari Debate: A Viewer’s Guide From Ringside

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It may be the only time the governor debates the GOP challenger. Watch for some telltale signs.

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Jerry Brown Endorses Mike Honda Over Ro Khanna

September 2, 2014 | 12:03 pm

Jerry Brown Endorses Mike Honda Over Ro Khanna

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Another Democratic official lines up for the incumbent congressman from Silicon Valley.

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Strong Support for Prop. 45 — Tougher Rules on Health Insurance Rates

August 21, 2014 | 8:19 am

Strong Support for Prop. 45 — Tougher Rules on Health Insurance Rates

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Poll finds two-thirds of likely voters say they back measure to expand state’s power to regulate rates.

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Gov. Brown to Debate Kashkari on Sept. 4

August 18, 2014 | 8:22 pm

Gov. Brown to Debate Kashkari on Sept. 4

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Gov. Jerry Brown and Republican candidate Kashkari will debate each other once — in three weeks.

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‘Citizens United’ Measure Removed From California’s Fall Ballot

August 11, 2014 | 7:35 pm

‘Citizens United’ Measure Removed From California’s Fall Ballot

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State Supreme Court ruling blocks an advisory measure asking voters to sound off on money in politics.

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Brown Wades Into Water Bond Debate

August 6, 2014 | 8:00 am

Brown Wades Into Water Bond Debate

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Governor releases plan for a $6 billion measure to replace current $11 billion proposal.

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San Jose City Council Rejects Sales Tax Measures

August 5, 2014 | 11:20 am

San Jose City Council Rejects Sales Tax Measures

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Tax increase would have raised an estimated $34 million a year.

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