Election 2018: San Jose Councilman Battles SJUSD Trustee for County’s D4 Seat

The race for county supervisor pits a trustee of the South Bay’s largest school district against a councilman of Silicon Valley’s largest city.

Out + Smart in Silicon Valley: The New Faces of Gay Politics as the Breakthrough Generation Retires

Will quiet bias keep LGBTQ candidates out of office, or has shifting consciousness made the South Bay a safe place to run a gay campaign?

Former Congressman Mike Honda Mulling Possible Run Against San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo

Former Congressman Mike Honda is reportedly considering running against San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo in his 2018 bid for re-election.

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.

Year in Preview: 2017

San Jose Inside published its annual Year in Review list last week. Now we give you our prognostications of what’s to come in 2017.

Dead Heat in San Jose’s District 8 Council Race; Other Victors Clear

Vote counts in Santa Clara County are nearly finalized. However, one City Council race in San Jose remains too close to call.

Whirlwind Election Night Ends With Big Victories, Cliffhangers

A whirlwind election night set the stage for new beginnings as well as a few contested races that could linger into next week.

From San Jose to D.C., Women Lead the Way in Election 2016

To help you make sense of the craziness that is the 2016 election, here’s our guide on how to vote from the nation’s highest office to city hall.