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The University of California, Berkeley has elected a squirrel to its student senate. The Sacramento Bee reports "Furry Boi" was named April 13 to the Associated Students of the University of California Senate. The squirrel initially took the form of a critter living among campus trees, running on platforms such ...
Deadline approaching for CA Gas Tax Repeal ahead of November election ... SAN DIEGO (KGTV)- The Republican-led effort to repeal California's new Gas Tax increase is facing a fast-approaching deadline. ... He says the tax is costing a family of four in San Diego, an average of $780 extra every year.

inewsource developed a searchable database to make viewing campaign finance disclosures in San Diego County easier to do. .... of candidates in the same election and committees that are established to support or oppose a variety of candidates across multiple elections (like political parties) and others.
The San Diego Union-Tribune will mark its 150th anniversary in 2018 by presenting a significant front page from the archives each day throughout the ... was elected in the 3rd District over William W. White, mortician, to the seat being vacated by Councilman Chester Schneider, who did not seek re-election.
If she fails to defeat Hall, Cori Schumacher, first elected in 2016, could serve the rest of her four-year term as an at-large council member. However, she would have to move to another district to run for re-election in 2020, when Districts 2 and 4 will hold elections. Also on the ballot in Carlsbad this year are ...
Here's a rundown of the various changes to the election process the San Diego Unified school board is considering. Plus: a Supreme Court ... Most of the largest school districts in California, and the vast majority in San Diego County, use district-only elections to elect trustees. The Grand Jury and those ...

A committee appointed by the San Diego Unified School Board and its advisory committees will hold a series of five town hall meetings on the subject, ... the school board would weigh a committee recommendation and decide itself whether to pursue a November ballot initiative to change how it is elected.
If Qualcomm accept Broadcom's proposal, estimated at somewhere around $120 billion, San Diego community leaders say the effects would be far-reaching—even if Broadcom elects to keep some part of Qualcomm's operations local. For one thing, a successful Qualcomm buyout would be the technology ...
Back in 2016, a teacher's aide found two male students in a restroom at San Diego's Lincoln High. ... coming to town and members of his own party wanting nothing to do with it, but that seems like the case based on responses the city's elected Republicans provided for this week's VOSD Politics Report.
A rival pair of populist and stridently anti-European Union political forces surged in Italy's parliamentary election at the expense of the country's traditional political powers, but neither gained enough support to govern alone, preliminary results showed Monday. With no faction winning a clear majority and a ...
California GOP endorses Hunter for re-election ... Duncan D. Hunter in his re-election to Congress, giving a boost to his embattled campaign. ... “The California Republican Party accepted the recommendations of both San Diego and Riverside Counties to endorse Congressman Duncan Hunter,” confirmed ...
Attorney Kevin Shenkman sent similar letters to numerous school boards and cities in San Diego County last year — including the cities of Carlsbad, Oceanside, ... District-based election systems help under-represented groups elect representatives of their choice from their own communities to city councils, ...
The grand jury had been empaneled by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election as well as any ... early as 2014, the Russian organization Internet Research Agency began operations to interfere with the US political system, including the 2016 elections, ...
A petition drive that could significantly change elections for San Diego County offices has received a $100,000 contribution from a labor union. ... offices to be decided in a November runoff between the top two candidates in the primary, even if one of the candidates receives a majority in the first election.
Incumbent John Masson is running for re-election in District 2, the northern and northwestern part of the city, and is being challenged by a political newcomer, ... the City Council will be asked to approve Concordia's 550-luxury home development planned for the hills above the San Diego Zoo's Safari Park.
Santee, which has had at-large, citywide voting since its 1980 incorporation, will transition to a system where candidates are elected from four distinct districts. The mayor will continue to be elected by the entire city. As part of the California Voting Rights Act, more and more cities are moving to by-district ...
As I've said for many months now, there are no more important election contests on June 5 than the various County of San Diego positions. The news over the past couple of days, starting with the Board of Supervisors' pandering to nativists, to scandal after scandal with the Sheriff's office and bs going on ...

A poll worker places a mail in ballot into a voting box as voters drop off their ballot in the U.S. presidential primary election in San Diego, California, United ... The NBC News report is the latest snapshot to paint a picture of how Russians attempted to meddle in the 2016 elections and how federal officials ...
Also on the podcast, an important discussion about mascots, including the San Diego Chicken and Point Loma Nazarene University's Roary ...
“This was about the sanctity of our elections here in San Diego the elections ... because of Azano's contributions, he lost the election to Filner.
Inaugurated last weekend, Mazer, a San Diego ear, nose and throat specialist, will ... practice is in La Mesa near Alvarado Hospital, became president-elect. ... Mazer is the 11th San Diego doctor to be elected CMA president.
A computer server crucial to a lawsuit against Georgia election ... Data on the server could have indicated whether Georgia elections were ...
Kenya police, protesters clash during repeat of disputed election as 3 ... voters from accessing a polling station during presidential elections.
Brown signs bill that could change San Diego County election process ... make a major change to the mechanics of San Diego County elections. ... of San Diego has employed a fast track to county-elected office by allowing ...
A movement to change the way Californians elect their local officials, one ... A federal court judge in San Diego is being asked to issue a ... at-large voting methods to electing council members and other local officials by geographic districts. ... Last month, Poway reluctantly switched to district elections after ...
Japan's ruling coalition appeared headed to an impressive win in national elections in what would represent an endorsement for Prime Minister ...
Several San Diego County school districts also have changed or are in the process. In each case, elected officials have said their only alternative appears to be ... get enough votes to elect a Latino to the city council in an at-large election. ... of Latinos has a better chance of electing their own representative.
Young was elected to represent San Diego's fourth council district on January 4, 2005, in a special election held after the unexpected death of ...
The mayor will continue to be elected by all city voters every four years. ... how to phase in electing by districts for the 2018 and 2020 elections. ... the city's at-large election system, where all voters select the four members of ...
Poway is not downtown San Diego. With the City Council headed for district elections and south Poway about to get at least one ... postpone a final vote on the plan until after the 2018 election or put the plan to a public vote.
San Diego elected Democrats gathered in Balboa Park Aug. 15 to denounce the attack in Charlottesville and appeal for unity in the fight ...
One San Diego electoral contest in 2018 has national implications and ... The standard for getting elected as a District Attorney is a simple one: ...
Encinitas took the first step Wednesday night toward ending its citywide election system for City Council members and replacing it with a ...
Ravneet Singh (left) and his attorney Michael Lippman leave the San Diego federal courthouse Thursday after Singh's sentencing hearing.
Election worker John Mann deposits mail-in ballots dropped off at the San ... in San Diego County elections passed the state Senate Thursday and is headed ... The bill by Assemblyman Todd Gloria, D-San Diego, would allow for a ... Currently, politicians can be elected into those offices if they receive more ...
The Poway Unified School District is holding four public hearings for the planning of its new by-district elections for trustees serving on the ...
In the two council districts up for election next year, Ed Gallo, ... the center of the city formed when the city went to distinct elections early this decade ... the hills above the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in the San Pasqual Valley.
A San Diego City Council committee will consider next week multiple options for regulating short-term rentals, from permissive to restrictive.
Sheriff Bill Gore solicited almost $100,000 from donors and special interests in recent years for his favorite causes. According to public filings, Gore sought donations for the YWCA, Alzheimer's San Diego and the California State Sheriffs' Association ...
Supervisor Kristin Gaspar has accepted a hefty pay raise she voted against.
State officials say lobbyists for Sempra Energy's new marketing division, Sempra Services, may have violated state law by meeting with some San Diego elected officials. That's because Sempra Services has not received full approval from the state agency ...
Five San Diego County supervisors solicited more than $275,000 in contributions from utilities, casino operators and other high-profile donors in recent years, according to records on file with the registrar of voters.
The challenge from Geert Wilders and his nationalist Freedom Party appears to have been seen off by the centre-right, but it may still take some time for the full ...
San Diego's new city attorney makes it clear the city's current code doesn't allow vacation rentals in single-family residential zones.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer said President Donald Trump stands by his claim of being under surveillance by the Obama administration, despite a joint statement from the top two members of the Senate Intelligence Committee.
Asemblymembers Shirley Weber and Todd Gloria, both San Diego Democrats, introduced legislation that would allow the county Board of Supervisors to change how their district boundaries are drawn and require all supervisor races go to a runoff between ...
Just four months ago, San Diego voters overwhelmingly passed Measure K, sending the message that the election of public officials shall be uniform and consistent.
Vista's elected leaders might reverse their opposition to medical marijuana dispensaries, in the face of a potential ballot initiative that could force the city to allow ...
Election officials filed a formal inquiry March 9 into a nearly $400000 inconsistency in the campaign's reported cash-on-hand balance.
In Europe, another key focus will be Wednesday's general election in the Netherlands, and how well populist anti-EU forces do.


 

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