Milpitas Mayor Rich Tran Condemns Malicious Ad Linking Him to Communist Vietnam

A mailer painting Rich Tran as a communist backfired by drawing fierce condemnation on whoever sent the offending literature.

Filing Deadline Closes with No Formidable Challengers in San Jose’s 2018 Mayoral Race

The deadline to jump in the San Jose mayor’s race closed Friday with no realistic challengers for Sam Liccardo.

Photo Gallery: Vice Mayor Gets Last Laugh at Monday Night Live!

Vice Mayor Magdalena Carrasco takes aim at her predecessors while rocking a Wonder Woman corset at the annual sketch show.

San Jose Council Member Magdalena Carrasco Dismisses Criticism from Nora Campos

Nora Campos’ unorthodox political career may lead her to challenge Councilwoman Magdalena Carrasco, who is clearly not a fan.

Labor Council Execs Insult, Lie to Palo Alto City Council Candidate

The SBLC has seen better days. There’s always the next crop of political stars to groom, but managing endorsements has proven a challenge.

Assemblywoman Nora Campos Has No Shame, Awards Brother’s Company ‘Business of the Year’

Assembylwoman Nora Campos awarded Voler Strategic Advisors the “Business of the Year.” It turns out the mysterious company employs her baby brother.

Op-Ed: Consider Substance over Sisterhood at the Ballot Box

Women often feel we should support other women running for office. But a few local female candidates prove the importance of substance over sisterhood.

Nora Campos Doubles Down on Accusations against Jim Beall, CHP Report Tells Different Story

The assemblywoman doubled down in accusing her opponent, state Sen. Jim Beall, of criminal behavior. But a CHP report doesn’t back up her claims.