The City Council’s Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee this week approved an amendment proposed by Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan’s to remove the 4-person limit on..
State Sen. Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), with co-authors Sen. Scott Wiener, and Assemblymembers Rob Bonta and Buffy Wicks, this week unveiled SB 18 “Keep Californians Housed,”..
In perhaps the most contentious battle for House Democratic leadership, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (N.Y.) beat out fellow Congressional Black Caucus member Barbara Lee (Calif.) to..
The Oakland City Council, bypassing opportunities for public input, rushed this week to approve a Schaaf administration agreement with the Oakland Police Officers Association (OPOA)..
Superintendent of Public Instruction-elect Tony Thurmond has announced Lupita Cortez Alcalá as his pick for Chief Deputy Superintendent. Cortez Alcalá is currently executive director of..
City Councilmembers this week took the “first step” to implement the “2018 Oakland Equity Indicators Report,” a recent study that provides data on racial disparities..