Susan Ellenberg Leads in Santa Clara County Supervisor Race

Garbage haulers, cemetery operators and public safety unions spent heavily to hit Susan Ellenberg with attack mailers, to little effect.

Santa Clara Opts Not to Host Political Forums, Prompting Outrage From Candidates

Santa Clara has called off its long-running candidate forums in one of the most consequential election years in the city’s history.

San Jose Council Weighs Locally Controlled Clean Energy Plan

San Jose is exploring the idea of forming its own power agency to offer residents a higher mix of renewable energy at a slightly lower cost.

Op-Ed: Vote ‘Yes’ on A for Affordable Housing

Measure A is a monumental opportunity for our community to rise to the challenge and provide support to our community members who need our help.

San Jose Mayor’s Race Heats up as Candidates Debate

Five weeks from Election Day, the San Jose mayor’s race—expected to be the most expensive race in city history—is ramping up. Attack ads are in the mail, media attention is intensifying and candidates are squaring off in public debates. Here’s a list of upcoming events.