Contested Election Result Could Lead San Jose to Authorize Legal Defense Funds for Candidates

Litigation over the outcome of San Jose’s D4 council race has prompted the city to consider allowing candidates to raise money for legal defense.

Measure B Returns Yet Again: Labor, Business Unite to Back 1/4-Cent Sales Tax Measure

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo joined labor leaders to tout the measure as a fix for the city’s short-staffed police force.