Wealthy individuals, business groups, and unions have poured over $2 million into local races to influence voters.
In interviews with The Oaklandside, the candidates vying to represent West Oakland and downtown neighborhoods laid out their approaches to the school district’s biggest problems.
The Oaklandside interviewed four people running to represent West Oakland and downtown. Here’s where they stand.
We asked people who live and work in West Oakland, downtown, and Jack London about the biggest problems and opportunities in their neighborhoods.