Election monitors found that over 100 ballots were lost at an East Oakland voting center, and say language access laws weren’t followed at others.
Incumbent councilmember Noel Gallo is still leading by a thin margin. But challengers Richard Santos Raya and Zoe Lopez-Meraz say their ranked-choice strategy might still pay off.
As Carroll Fife declares victory in D3, voters appear to have put their confidence in candidates who share a goal: protecting tenants.
The teacher’s union, which spent far less on races than other groups, saw a majority of their preferred candidates prevail.
For the second time in four years, a supermajority of Oaklanders voted to give a civilian police commission vast authority.
Election results for Oakland City Council, OUSD school board, City Attorney, and Oakland ballot measures.
The decision was made after OPD warned of possible election-related unrest.
The Civil Rights-era inspired images gleamed from the walls of the Alameda County Courthouse Sunday night. They’ll be at Frank Ogawa Plaza Tuesday night.
A volunteer group is posting flyers at each of Oakland’s usual polling places to make sure voters know about this year’s 26 voting centers.
Our reporters were out and about all day and night Tuesday, checking in voting centers and talking to candidates after results started coming in.