Oakland Has A New Mayor

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — The residents of Oakland have spoken. Out of a race of 15 candidates, it looks like the city could have a new mayor.  Our team has worked overtime to verify and update results. Ballots are still being counted in the hotly-contested Oakland mayoral race, but one candidate is emerging as the

Election Day! Tuesday, November 4th

When the Constitution was written, only white male property owners (about 10 to 16 percent of the nation’s population) had the vote. Over the past two centuries, though, the term “government by the people” has become a reality. During the early 1800s, states gradually dropped property requirements for voting. Later, groups that had been excluded