Manual Recount Changes Fate of Orchard School District Race

Election officials say a manual ballot recount changed the outcome in one of the smallest and oldest school districts in Silicon Valley.

Pot Shots: Voters Pass Cannabis Tax Measures in Mountain View, Santa Clara, Morgan Hill

Bay Area voters last week ushered in more than a dozen local weed ordinances, all but one concerning taxes.

Election 2018: Today Is Last Day for Early Voting in Midterms

Full-service satellite locations are open Monday, but closed on Election Day while 50 drop-off sites are available.

Ruling in Voting Rights Case Stands to Upend Political Landscape in Santa Clara

A judge’s order to split Santa Clara into six election districts could undermine Mayor Lisa Gillmor’s majority bloc on the City Council.

Don Rocha Holds Narrow Lead Over Pierluigi Oliverio in Santa Clara County Supervisor Race

Don Rocha is hanging onto narrow lead over Pierluigi Oliverio for the runner-up spot in Santa Clara County’s District 4 supervisor race.