In his concession speech, Taylor criticized the ranked-choice voting system.
Allyssa Victory almost didn’t end up on the ballot, but her campaign’s supporters propelled Thao to victory in the ranked-choice runoff.
Thao will be Oakland’s next mayor, according to the final results posted by election officials Monday.
Thao topped Taylor by 680 votes after election officials completed counting ballots on Friday evening.
Price, a civil rights attorney, won 53% of the votes to defeat Wiley, the county’s chief deputy district attorney.
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Sheng Thao has gained ground, with thousands of ballots left to count.
Nikki Fortunato Bas and Kevin Jenkins maintain comfortable leads in districts 2 and 6, respectively.
New results posted Thursday by election officials show Tayor with 35% of first round votes with Sheng Thao at 29%.
If early results hold, supporters say OUSD schools will maintain key funding and the city will have millions more to build affordable housing and infrastructure.
Three candidates have established large leads, but a majority of ballots remain to be counted.
Ballot counting for the Oakland mayor’s race, City Council, school board, and local ballot measures was completed on Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m.
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Volunteers working with the Alameda County Public Defender’s Office have registered over 1,500 people at Santa Rita Jail.
Residents say lengthy delays in USPS service have slowed the delivery of medicine, financial records, and voting materials.
10th-graders share their messages for Oakland’s next mayor, City Council, and school board members.
LeAna Powell complained to the Public Ethics Commission on June 20, days after she was fired, accusing mayoral candidate Thao of ordering city staffers to campaign for her.
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Zennie Abraham released a video with a former staffer’s allegations. He didn’t mention his work for another mayoral candidate—and the coal terminal plan they support.
There will be 100 voting centers open in Alameda County with 20 opening on Oct. 29.