Santa Clara County Files Amicus Brief in Major Gay Rights Case

Santa Clara County joined a federal lawsuit asking the United States Supreme Court to uphold landmark protections for LGBTQ people.

Ken Yeager’s Departure from County Board of Supervisors Could Shift Balance of Power

Ken Yeager’s impending departure from the county Board of Supervisors has created a fascinating dynamic that could shift the balance of power.

Santa Clara County to Discuss Housing for LGBTQ Seniors

Santa Clara County will explore housing for LGBTQ seniors to help them live out their golden years without fear of discrimination.

Santa Clara County Accepting Applications for Transgender Services Program Manager

Santa Clara County as accepting applications for a program manager for transgender services, a position funded in the 2018-19 fiscal year budget.

Intersection of LGBTQ, Immigrant Rights a Focus at Equality March

San Jose was the only Bay Area city to take part in Sunday’s national human rights protest known as the Equality March for Unity & Pride.

Mayor Liccardo, Local Elected Officials Slam Trump for Pulling U.S. Out of Paris Climate Accord

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and other local elected officials condemned President Donald Trump’s decision Thursday to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord.

San Jose’s June 11 LGBT March Sends Mixed Messages on Goals

It’s unclear if the origins of San Jose’s upcoming LGBT march comes from activists and community organizers or Santa Clara County HQ.

California Democrats Still Split on Bernie, New State Party Chair

With its raucous election for party chair, the Golden State’s donkey party made for all sorts of colorful headlines this past weekend.

Supervisor Yeager Slams Trump on Transgender Bathroom Stance

Santa Clara County’s first openly gay elected official rebuked President Donald Trump for rescinding protections for transgender students.

Candidates Begin Lining Up for County Supervisor Races

We’re still 16 months from the 2018 primary, but a huge group is already lining up to run for two county supervisor seats.