A fringe candidate, angry at being excluded from an upcoming forum at a Jewish temple, emailed antisemitic messages to local reporters and public figures.
8 of the 10 people running for mayor presented their ideas to an audience of elders and others at Laney College Tuesday night.
It’s a victory for Victory, but the other candidates are still disqualified because of the city’s communication error.
The city acknowledged communicating the wrong deadline, but said state law prohibits any changes to the ballot.
At least two candidates barred from November’s ballot say the city told them the wrong deadline to file their materials.
There are 9 candidates vying for Oakland’s top job. Here’s the list.
Treva Reid, Loren Taylor, and Sheng Thao proposed solutions to homelessness, public safety, clearing trash from Oakland’s streets and parks, and more.