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Interview with Kansen Chu on his campaign for State Assembly

Kansen Chu didn’t run for California State Assembly last time around. In 2020, he shifted his attention to the Santa Clara County Board of...

Teresa Keng aims to be the voice to represent Assembly District 24 residents

In 2018, when a new seat on the Fremont City Council was opening up, Robert Keng immediately thought of his wife, Teresa. Although she...

Garry Barbadillo is running for Milpitas City Council

Barbadillo is back. I met the pragmatist in his law office last Monday. I walked in and was shocked to see that during the pandemic...

Rob Jung announces he will run for MUSD’s Board of Education

Rob Jung has just announced his run for a seat on the Milpitas Unified School District’s (MUSD) Board of Education.  A parent of two Milpitas...

Planning Commissioner Dipak Awasthi announces his run for Milpitas City Council

Milpitas Planning Commissioner and small business owner Dipak Awasthi has announced his candidacy for Milpitas City Council. A Milpitas resident for 25 years, Awasthi is...

Mayor Tran calls Councilmember Dominguez a “disgrace” & threatens her with a censure

At this past Tuesday’s Milpitas City Council meeting, Council discussed the possibility of converting the Turing Apartments (located at 1355 McCandless Drive) into low-...

Aisha Wahab’s campaign for Senate District 10 gains momentum

Aisha Wahab is on a mission. It’s a simple one. She just wants all of us to move forward together. As one. As a...

Councilmember Phan buys domain of Vice Mayor Montano’s name, redirects it to his fundraising site

Last summer, Vice Mayor Carmen Montano announced that she would be running for Mayor of Milpitas in 2022.  As of late, no one else has...

Milpitas Mayor Rich Tran announces he will run for Councilmember in 2022

Last week on Facebook, Mayor Rich Tran announced his intention to run for Milpitas City Council in 2022, for a seat that’s to open...

Jim Canova jumps into State Senate District 10 race

After an unsuccessful bid for the state Assembly District 25 seat last year, longtime Santa Clara Unified School Board Member Jim Canova has decided...

The people-powered campaign of Jaime Raul Zepeda

Midterm elections are fast approaching, and amongst the seats up for grabs are some of those in the California State Senate. Yes, that’s right,...

Former Assemblymember Kansen Chu announces bid to take his District 25 seat back

Former Assemblymember Kansen Chu is looking to take back his District 25 seat in 2022.  After nearly six years in the state assembly, Chu announced...

Carmen Montano announces she will run for Mayor of Milpitas in 2022 election

Early this week, Milpitas’ Vice Mayor Carmen Montano announced that she will run for mayor. The seat opens up in late 2022, after Mayor...

Tran, Phan issue memo calling for Trump to be removed from office

Milpitas Mayor Rich Tran and Councilman Anthony Phan are the latest South Bay leaders to join the call for President Donald Trump to be...

Rich Tran looks forward to third term as Mayor of Milpitas

    Rich Tran never hides the fact that his affinity for Milpitas, and all the families that live within it, is what propels him each...

Landslide win: Otto Lee will be the next Santa Clara County Supervisor for District 3

In 2020’s Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, District 3, race, Otto Lee took a striking victory with 60.4% of the vote, to opponent...

Prop 22 wins in a landslide

Is it appropriate to call Prop 22’s recent victory, in which it took nearly 59% of the vote, a landslide? Or is “landslide” more...

Evelyn Chua makes history as first Filipina elected to Milpitas City Council

Evelyn Chua’s commitment to community service runs deep.  Whether it’s bringing homemade meals to police officers and firefighters, delivering face coverings to residents, or spending...

Latest Milpitas election results: Mayor Tran wins third term, Phan and Chua hold on to lead for Council

Note: The numbers in this article are from the night of November 4. Updates to numbers are below each section.  This is how things look...

Alex Lee victorious in Assembly District 25 race

Alex Lee, age 25, has won the Assembly District 25 race and broken some records in the process. The District encompasses Milpitas, Fremont, San...

LIVE BLOG: Election Day in Milpitas

Scroll from the bottom to read in chronological order. After more than a year of campaigning and almost eight months of post-primary canvassing, Milpitas voters...

Congressional candidate Ritesh Tandon “will work more for the people,” if elected

Ritesh Tandon, an Indian-American engineer and entrepreneur based in San Jose, is running for Congress as a Republican in South Bay District 17, which...

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