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  • Hillary Clinton at San Jose State
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, then cracked a couple of jokes.
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hillary rodham clinton, las vegas, elections, politics
  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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silicon valley, santa clara county, fremont, democrats, elections, voting, politics video
  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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silicon valley, santa clara county, fremont, democrats, elections, voting, politics, david louie
  • civil rights lawyer Dan Siegel
  • Longtime community activist and civil rights lawyer Dan Siegel announced that he will join the race for Oakland mayor in November.
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oakland, elections, east bay news
  • Several Bay Area counties held elections on November 5th. The votes are in. Get election results here!
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election day, elections, politics
  • George Shirakawa in court
  • Former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa was taken into custody and sentenced to one year in jail on Friday.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, south bay news
  • 2013 Election Day has light turnout
  • It's an off year for this year's elections and some local cities are considering moving their elections to even-numbered years.
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san ramon, vallejo, sunnyvale, election day, elections, voting, news
  • 2013 Election Day has light turnout
  • It's an off year for this year's elections and some local cities are considering moving their elections to even-numbered years.
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sunnyvale, election day, elections, voter information, voting, san ramon, vallejo, politics, carolyn tyler
  • former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
  • All of the female Democratic senators have signed a secret letter urging former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to run for president in 2016.
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senate, hillary rodham clinton, democrats, elections, politics
  • Gray Davis reflects on recall 10 years later
  • Ten years ago Monday, Gray Davis became the first governor in California history to be recalled from office.
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sacramento, elections, politics video
  • San Francisco skyline
  • Early voting is now underway in San Mateo and San Francisco Counties.
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elections, voting, election day, san mateo county, san francisco news
  • Two women are running in Tuesday's special election for the seat vacated in March by disgraced former Supervisor George Shirakawa.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, south bay news
  • George Shirakawa in court
  • Former Santa Clara County Supervisor Shirakawa's lawyers say they want false impersonation charges dropped against their client.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, south bay news
  • George Shirakawa in court
  • In a bizarre twist, the sentencing for former Supervisor George Shirakawa's corruption conviction was postponed.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, news
  • George Shirakawa in court
  • In a bizarre twist, the sentencing for former Supervisor George Shirakawa's corruption conviction was postponed.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, south bay news, vic lee
  • Former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa, Jr.
  • Officials say DNA link is behind a new felony charge for George Shirakawa, Jr.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, south bay news, david louie
  • Former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa, Jr.
  • A new arrest warrant has been issued for former Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa, Jr.
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san jose, santa clara county, crime, elections, news
  • same sex marriage
  • The GOP is shifting its views to broaden the party's appeal to gays as Hillary Clinton is stating her support for same-sex marriage.
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  • San Jose City Hall
  • A state agency is taking on San Jose for not bargaining with employees before taking the issue to voters.
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elections, voting, san jose, pensions, politics video
  • San Jose City Hall
  • A state agency is taking on San Jose for not bargaining with employees before taking the issue to voters.
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elections, voting, san jose, pensions, politics, david louie
  • Soda bottles
  • A new field poll reveals that more than half of Californians would support a soda tax if the money is used towards healthy school programs.
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richmond, taxes, obesity, elections, food, east bay news
  • Capitol Hill
  • A Republican senator says "it's fair to ask my party to put revenue on the table" as part of the solution to avoid a "fiscal cliff."
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election day, elections, voting, barack obama, john boehner, nancy pelosi, jerry brown, taxes, jobs, republicans, democrats, congress, house of representatives, politics
  • Two San Joaquin Valley lawmakers have been accused of laundering $40,000 in a scheme to dodge California's tough limits on political contributions.
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california watch, crime, corruption, elections, california news
  • Some California ballots will never be counted
  • There are thousands of Bay Area ballots that will never be counted due to a few key reasons.
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elections, voting, politics, nannette miranda
  • Some California ballots will never be counted
  • There are thousands of Bay Area ballots that will never be counted due to a few key reasons.
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voting, elections, politics
  • Capitol Hill
  • It's been less than a week since Election Day, and attention is already shifting to what everyone is calling "the fiscal cliff."
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  • Capitol Hill
  • It's been less than a week since Election Day, and attention is already shifting to what everyone is calling "the fiscal cliff."
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election day, elections, voting, barack obama, john boehner, nancy pelosi, jerry brown, taxes, jobs, republicans, democrats, congress, house of representatives, politics
  • Phoenix skyline
  • The Greater Phoenix Economic Council just launched a new program aimed at luring companies away from California.
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taxes, jerry brown, elections, election day, business
  • Phoenix skyline
  • The Greater Phoenix Economic Council just launched a new program aimed at luring companies away from California.
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taxes, jerry brown, elections, election day, business
  • Revising the states three strikes law means thousands of prison inmates could soon be back on the streets.
  • The passage of Proposition 36 this week signals a new cost-conscious view of crime and punishment.
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elections, prison, crime, politics video
  • Revising the states three strikes law means thousands of prison inmates could soon be back on the streets.
  • The passage of Proposition 36 this week signals a new cost-conscious view of crime and punishment.
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elections, prison, crime, assignment 7, eric thomas
  • Obama is setting out to leverage his re-election into legislative success in a showdown with congressional Republicans.
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barack obama, 2012 presidential race, elections, voting, republicans, politics video
  • Obamas Complete Victory Speech: Obama Wins the 2012 Election - SPOOF
  • Shira Lazar takes a look at the day's best YouTube videos in today's "What's Trending" report.
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viral video, youtube, 2012 presidential race, elections, movies, watercooler
  • Obamas Complete Victory Speech: Obama Wins the 2012 Election - SPOOF
  • Shira Lazar takes a look at the day's best YouTube videos in today's "What's Trending" report.
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viral video, youtube, 2012 presidential race, elections, movies, news
  • Multimillionaire activists, big labor unions and major corporations combined to pump more than $363 million into political fights over 11 propositions on Tuesday's state ballot, a California Watch analysis shows.
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california watch, election day, elections, voter information, voting, politics
  • President Obama is setting out to leverage his re-election into legislative success in a showdown with congressional Republicans.
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barack obama, 2012 presidential race, elections, voting, politics video
  • The second honeymoon is already over for President Barack Obama. Wall Street marked its ballot with a 300 point downturn.
  • The second honeymoon is already over for President Barack Obama. Wall Street marked its ballot with a 300 point downturn.
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economy, wall street, stocks, elections, 2012 presidential race, business
  • The second honeymoon is already over for President Barack Obama. Wall Street marked its ballot with a 300 point downturn.
  • The second honeymoon is already over for President Barack Obama. Wall Street marked its ballot with a 300 point downturn.
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economy, wall street, stocks, elections, 2012 presidential race, business, david louie
  • President Obama sent out this tweet declaring victory Tuesday night.
  • Twitter tallied 31 million election-related tweets Tuesday night.
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twitter, youtube, 2012 presidential race, election day, elections, social media, politics, jonathan bloom
  • President Obama sent out this tweet declaring victory Tuesday night.
  • Twitter tallied 31 million election-related tweets Tuesday night.
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twitter, youtube, 2012 presidential race, election day, elections, social media, politics video
  • minimum wage worker at a restaurant
  • San Jose's minimum wage will soon be $10 an hour instead of $8 after voters approved the increase.
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elections, voting, politics, karina rusk
  • Eric Swalwell
  • Democratic newcomer Eric Swalwell unseated Democrat Rep. Pete Stark who first ran in 1972.
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election day, elections, voter information, voting, politics, heather ishimaru
  • Proposition 30 means refund for some students
  • For college students, the passage of Proposition 30 means there may be a check in the mail. Your tax increase generates a refund.
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elections, voting, jerry brown, taxes, school cuts, politics video
  • Proposition 30 means refund for some students
  • For college students, the passage of Proposition 30 means there may be a check in the mail. Your tax increase generates a refund.
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elections, voting, jerry brown, taxes, school cuts, politics, lyanne melendez
  • Jerry Brown
  • Gov. Jerry Brown promises to be responsible with the funds the state now has after nearly 54 percent voted in favor of Prop 30.
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elections, voting, jerry brown, taxes, school cuts, politics video
  • Jerry Brown
  • Gov. Jerry Brown promises to be responsible with the funds the state now has after nearly 54 percent voted in favor of Prop 30.
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elections, voting, jerry brown, taxes, school cuts, politics, nannette miranda
  • London Breed increasing lead in SF District 5 race
  • District 5 challenger London Breed's lead continues to grow in a race swayed by fallout from Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi's domestic violence case.
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elections, voting, politics, carolyn tyler
  • London Breed increasing lead in SF District 5 race
  • District 5 challenger London Breed's lead continues to grow in a race swayed by fallout from Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi's domestic violence case.
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elections, voting, politics video
  • President Obama secured a second term by winning key victory in Ohio to beat challenger Mitt Romney.
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2012 presidential race, barack obama, mitt romney, elections, voting, politics
  • President Obama faces a new urgent task to work with Congress to address an impending financial crisis.
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elections, voting, 2012 presidential race, barack obama, mitt romney, politics video