Oakland Politics





TJPA Info On Steel Problem Spotlights 2016 & Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan, Ignores 2017-2018 Work

TJPA Transit Center Steel Problem Info Spotlights 2016, Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan, Not 2017-2018

 It’s November 5th , 2018, and the Salesforce Transit Center, or what this blogger calls “The House That Maria Ayerdi Kaplan built,” opened to…









Oakland District Four Councilmember Sheng Thao

Op-Ed: Letter To Oakland City Council District 4 Residents By Denise Bostrom

I especially wish the “Women’s Leadership Slate” of Pam Harris, Nayeli Maxson and Sheng Thao were running for different seats. Their efforts combined would definitely improve city services. Candidate Sheng Thao, however, is my first choice.





John Russo as Oakland City Attorney

Oakland Lawyer Russo Warned Warriors Move To SF Would Trigger Payoff Of Oracle Arena Bonds

“There’s been a lot of speculation about someone buying the Warriors moving to San Francisco, but if someone were to do that, they would be in a position of having to pay off the rest of the bonds that we floated in order to rehab the Arena.”












Peter Liu 2018 Oakland Mayoral Candidate

Peter Liu Oakland Mayoral Candidate Racist Tweets On Day Of Pittsburgh Shooting

On Saturday, Mr. Liu essentially went off about blacks in Oakland, and just as news of the events in the Pittsburgh Shooting was spreading. And remember, this Man is an official candidate for Mayor of Oakland. That means the City of Oakland has given backing to his behavior, and enabled it.