Community Control & Political Power

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Barbara Lee

Won with 90.4% Yes 9.6% No
For many in Oakland, we say “Barbara Lee speaks for me.” Rep. Barbara Lee has been a tireless fighter for justice, civil rights, and equal…

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Elizabeth Echols, appointed board director, EBRPD

Won with 65% Yes 35% No
Elizabeth is a longtime public servant. She has long supported the workers in the park service, combated climate change through her role with the park…

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Aziz Akbari

Won with 23.9% Yes 76.1% Other Candidates
Aziz leads with his values to make safe, clean, affordable water available to all people in Alameda County, whether we’re white, Black, brown, o…

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Ramesh Gopalan

Lost with 15.5% Yes 84.5% Other Candidates
Ramesh is a new voice and committed advocate, running because of the steep rate increases to our water bills and the need for climate resilience.

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Leah Simon-Weisberg

Won with 13.5% Yes 86.5% Other Candidates
The dynamic Right to Housing slate of candidates includes a wealth of experience and deep community values. Five seats are open in this race. Walker,…

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Dominique Walker

Won with 11.1% Yes 88.9% Other Candidates
The dynamic Right to Housing slate of candidates includes a wealth of experience and deep community values. Five seats are open in this race. Walker,…

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Mari Mendonca

Won with 9.3% Yes 90.7% Other Candidates
The dynamic Right to Housing slate of candidates includes a wealth of experience and deep community values. Five seats are open in this race. Walker,…

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Andy Kelley

Won with 12.2% Yes 87.8% Other Candidates
The dynamic Right to Housing slate of candidates includes a wealth of experience and deep community values. Five seats are open in this race. Walker,…

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Xavier Johnson

Won with 12.7% Yes 87.3% Other Candidates
The dynamic Right to Housing slate of candidates includes a wealth of experience and deep community values. Five seats are open in this race. Walker,…

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Richard Illgen

Lost with 27.3% Yes 72.7% Other Candidates
Richard Illgen is clearly the progressive choice in this race. He’s committed to police reform and affordable housing, and will bring a needed c…

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