The Oakland Mayor’s Race final candidate list was paired down to 15 people by the Oakland City Clerk’s Office on Thursday, August 14th. They are: Jason Anderson, Ken Houston, Rebecca Kaplan, Saied Karamooz, Peter Liu, Pat McCullough, Bryan Parker, Jean Quan, Courtney Ruby, Libby Schaaf, Nancy Sidebotham, DanSiegel, Joe Tuman, Charles Williams, Eric Wilson
Out of the race include some surprise names: Larry Lionel Young, Margaret Wrigley Larsen, Gregory Wade, Sam Washington, and Jesse Smith. Of the five, Young made the final list in 2010; Sam Washington. I thought would stay in.
For the other races, here’s how the final list of names, looks:
Oakland City Council District Two:
(Ken Maxey is a brand new name, for all practical purposes.)
Oakland City Council District Four:
Annie Campbell Washington
Oakland City Council District Six:
Oakland City Auditor:
Oakland School Board District Two:
William “Bo” Ghirardelli
Oakland School Board District Four:
Oakland School Board District Six:
Good luck to all of the candidates!