Politics Blogs

Mountain View Voice
June 5, 2014 - 10:44am
by Kevin Forestieri Los Altos woman is found guilty of attempted murder and thousands of dollars in motorcycle gear is reported stolen.
Mountain View Voice
June 5, 2014 - 10:43am
by Elena Kadvany In light of the recent scandal involving false record-keeping and long wait lists at VA hospitals in other parts of the country, the Palo Alto VA is making efforts to encourage open dialogue about its stance on the issue, including a meeting this Thursday with local elected...
Mountain View Voice
June 5, 2014 - 10:43am
by Elena Kadvany In light of the recent scandal involving false record-keeping and long wait lists at VA hospitals in other parts of the country, the Palo Alto VA is making efforts to encourage open dialogue about its stance on the issue, including a meeting this Thursday with local elected...
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 5:36pm
by mv-voice.com The election results for Measure AA, which is asking for $300 million to fund recreation and wildlife preservation, were still too close to call today as Santa Clara and San Mateo county officials continue to count votes.
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 5:36pm
by mv-voice.com The election results for Measure AA, which is asking for $300 million to fund recreation and wildlife preservation, were still too close to call today as Santa Clara and San Mateo county officials continue to count votes.
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:30pm
Best headline ever, no? It arrived in my inbox a few minutes ago atop a press release from California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones, announcing the arrest of Leroy Barnes, 27, of Los Angeles, known as one of the dancing hamsters in Kia commercials. Barnes faces insurance fraud charges related...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:30pm
Best headline ever, no? It arrived in my inbox a few minutes ago atop a press release from California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones, announcing the arrest of Leroy Barnes, 27, of Los Angeles, known as one of the dancing hamsters in Kia commercials. Barnes faces insurance fraud charges related...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:11pm
Assemblyman Tim Donnelly has conceded fellow Republican Neel Kashkari‘s win in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary, his congratulations thus far haven’t been accompanied by an endorsement, leaving Kashkari’s call for GOP unity unfulfilled at least for now. Here’s the note...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:11pm
Assemblyman Tim Donnelly has conceded fellow Republican Neel Kashkari‘s win in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary, his congratulations thus far haven’t been accompanied by an endorsement, leaving Kashkari’s call for GOP unity unfulfilled at least for now. Here’s the note...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:01pm
Rep. Mike Honda’s 22-percentage-point lead over insurgent Democratic challenger Ro Khanna in Tuesday’s 17th Congressional District primary has both the party’s establishment and its liberal wing crowing with delight. Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Steve Israel issued a...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 5:01pm
Rep. Mike Honda’s 22-percentage-point lead over insurgent Democratic challenger Ro Khanna in Tuesday’s 17th Congressional District primary has both the party’s establishment and its liberal wing crowing with delight. Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Steve Israel issued a...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 3:36pm
As of now, Rep. Eric Swalwell has taken 49.2 percent of the 15th Congressional District’s vote with Republican Hugh Bussell 25.9 percent and state Senate Majority Leader Ellen Corbett at 24.9 percent. And that looks a recipe for Swalwell’s second term. Bussell, the Alameda County GOP vice chairman...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 3:36pm
As of now, Rep. Eric Swalwell has taken 49.2 percent of the 15th Congressional District’s vote with Republican Hugh Bussell 25.9 percent and state Senate Majority Leader Ellen Corbett at 24.9 percent. And that looks a recipe for Swalwell’s second term. Bussell, the Alameda County GOP vice chairman...
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 1:37pm
by Sue Dremann Mi Pueblo Foods, the San Jose-based grocery chain that has a market in Mountain View, announced its formal exit from Chapter 11 reorganization Wednesday.
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 1:37pm
by Sue Dremann Mi Pueblo Foods, the San Jose-based grocery chain that has a market in Mountain View, announced its formal exit from Chapter 11 reorganization Wednesday.
Calitics
June 4, 2014 - 12:48pm
By Steve Smith The results are in. While workers are celebrating some huge victories this morning, the corporate crowd is wondering what went wrong in some key races. Last night's California primary election presented some very clear choices to voters that are critical to the direction of our state...
Calitics
June 4, 2014 - 12:48pm
By Steve Smith The results are in. While workers are celebrating some huge victories this morning, the corporate crowd is wondering what went wrong in some key races. Last night's California primary election presented some very clear choices to voters that are critical to the direction of our state...
Calitics
June 4, 2014 - 12:41pm
Election Results Leave Many Puzzled by Brian Leubitz Yesterday was the election, but I'm not going to give you the typical wrap up of last night's election. There are many good places for that, the LA Times, the SF Chronicle, the Sacramento Bee, all the usual suspects. I also highly recommend Josh...
Calitics
June 4, 2014 - 12:41pm
Election Results Leave Many Puzzled by Brian Leubitz Yesterday was the election, but I'm not going to give you the typical wrap up of last night's election. There are many good places for that, the LA Times, the SF Chronicle, the Sacramento Bee, all the usual suspects. I also highly recommend Josh...
California Budget Bites
June 4, 2014 - 9:51am
Each year, state lawmakers grapple with an array of major public policy issues that are subject to varying requirements for approval. This year, for example, lawmakers are considering whether to extend a tax break for companies that make movies or television series in California, a proposal that...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 8:59am
Leland Yee, the Democratic state Senator from San Francisco indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly taking bribes and conspiring to broker an international arms deal, finished third in a field of eight candidates for Secretary of State in Tuesday’s primary. No, really. As of now, 287,590...
Political Blotter
June 4, 2014 - 8:59am
Leland Yee, the Democratic state Senator from San Francisco indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly taking bribes and conspiring to broker an international arms deal, finished third in a field of eight candidates for Secretary of State in Tuesday’s primary. No, really. As of now, 287,590...
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 6:43am
by mv-voice.com Links to local election results.
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 6:43am
by mv-voice.com Links to local election results.
Mountain View Voice
June 4, 2014 - 6:41am
by Bay City News Service/Palo Alto Weekly staff Sheriff Laurie Smith was re-elected and Julianne Sylva secured the county judgeship in a low-turnout primary election in Santa Clara County Tuesday, according to unofficial results.