Click on the links to view our editorials in key races on candidates and measures on the November 2014 ballot.


Lieutenant Governor: Gavin Newsom (D)

Secretary of State: Pete Peterson (R)

Attorney General: Kamala Harris (D)

Superintendent of Public Instruction: Marshall Tuck (D)

Board of Equalization: No endorsement

Insurance Commissioner: Dave Jones (D)


U.S. House

Dist. 9: Jerry McNerney (D)

Dist. 11: Mark DeSaulnier (D)

Dist. 15: Eric Swalwell (D)

Dist. 17: Ro Khanna (D)

State Legislature

State Senate

Dist. 10: Bob Wieckowski (D)

State Assembly

Dist. 15: Tony Thurmond (D)

Dist. 16: Catharine Baker (R)

Regional races

AC Transit, at-large: No endorsement

AC Transit, Ward 4: Murphy McCalley

AC Transit, Ward 5: Jeff Davis

East Bay Regional Park District, Ward 5: Ayn Wieskamp

East Bay Regional Park District, Ward 7: Diane Burgis

Local races

Alameda County

County Superintendent of Schools: Helen Foster

Ballot measures


Prop. 2 - State reserve policy : Yes

Prop. 45 - Health care insurance initiative : Yes

Prop. 46 - Drug and Alcohol Testing of Doctors. Medical Negligence Lawsuits initiative: No

Alameda County

I -Alameda city schools bond: Yes

L - Hayward schools bond measure: Yes

M - New Haven schools bond measure: Yes

BB - Alameda County transportation sales tax: No

Contra Costa County

M - John Swett school board: Yes

N - Pittsburg school bond: Yes