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Tease photo for Rep. Scott Peters Advances To Runoff With Wide Lead

Rep. Scott Peters Advances To Runoff With Wide Lead

June 7
By Erik Anderson, KPBS News

Democratic incumbent Scott Peters has the majority of the vote, and looked set to run off against Republican challenger Denise Gitsham in November.

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Democrat Bry Finishes First In Council District 1 Race, Faces Ellis In Fall

June 7
By Midday Edition

High-tech entrepreneur Barbara Bry was just shy on Wednesday of the number of votes needed to claim a seat on the San Diego City Council, meaning she will have to compete in a November runoff election.

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Flores, Gomez Will Vie In November For City Council District 9 Seat

June 7
By Midday Edition

City Council District 9, which includes Kensington, City Heights and the College Area, will get its first Latino council member this year. The district was drawn to favor Latinos, but in the last City Council election it went to Councilwoman Marti Emerald.

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San Diego's Minimum Wage Measure Wins Easily

June 7
By Midday Edition

The battle over Proposition I — the measure to raise San Diego's minimum wage — was expected to be contentious but fizzled after a state law superseded it.

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Issa Faces Strong Challenger In November Runoff

June 7
By Erik Anderson, KPBS News

Republican incumbent Darrell Issa could face a strong challenge in November. With 100 percent of precincts counted, Issa captured 51 percent of the vote and attorney Doug Applegate garnered 45 percent.

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San Diego Councilmen Kersey, Sherman Win Re-Election

June 7
By Claire Trageser

The two Republican incumbents who represent City Council Districts 5 and 7 in San Diego won outright Tuesday and avoid November runoff elections.

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Candidates Vie For 3 San Diego Unified School Board Seats

June 7
By Susan Murphy, City News Service

Three contests for the San Diego Unified School District board are on Tuesday's ballot. The district is the second largest in the state, serving 130,000 students at more than 225 campuses.

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Southwest Chula Vista Votes For City Council Representative

June 7
By Jean Guerrero

Voters in southwestern Chula Vista are choosing a new representative for City Council District 4 in what will be the city's first district elections.

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San Diego County Voters Head To The Polls

June 7
By Midday Edition
By KPBS News

After months of debates, rallies and political ads, the California primary election is here. Democrats will decide between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, San Diegans will vote for mayor, some North County voters will cast ballots for county supervisor. And there's more.

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San Diego's Former U.S. Attorney Defends Judge Against Trump Bias Allegations

June 6
By Steve Walsh

Gregory Vega, the former U.S. attorney for San Diego, has known U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel since the two met in the ninth grade. They grew up together in East Chicago, Indiana.

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San Diego Unified School Board District E Candidates On The Issues

June 6
By KPBS News

KPBS asked all of the candidates running for San Diego Unified School Board District E the same five questions. Here's what they said.

Tease photo for Report: Half Of Registered Voters In San Diego County Will Cast A Ballot Tuesday

Report: Half Of Registered Voters In San Diego County Will Cast A Ballot Tuesday

June 6
By City News Service

The National University System Institute for Policy Research projects countywide turnout at around 50 to 53 percent, a relatively high figure fueled by interest in the presidential primary race.

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San Diego Police Officers Call For Apology From Mayoral Candidate

June 6
By KPBS News, City News Service

The San Diego police union is upset that mayoral candidate Ed Harris called officers "storm troopers" for their actions at a Donald Trump rally. Harris said he was not questioning the officers but management's "decision to send armored police and vehicles" into Barrio Logan.

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California Supreme Court Allows Governor's Prison Plan

June 6
By Associated Press

The California Supreme Court Monday allowed Gov. Jerry Brown's bid to put his plan to reduce the state's prison population before voters in November.

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Clinton Focuses On Trump As She Continues California Campaign Swing

June 6
By Midday Edition

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders campaigned furiously throughout California this weekend ahead of Tuesday's primary. Clinton wrapped up with a rally in Sacramento Sunday night.

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#ShowUsYourMailers: San Diego Chamber Supports Reluctant Candidate

June 6
By Claire Trageser

Does Democrat Ricardo Flores want the support from the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce? It's hard to say.

Tease photo for Sanders Delivers His Message For Change At Qualcomm Stadium Parking Lot

Sanders Delivers His Message For Change At Qualcomm Stadium Parking Lot

June 5
By KPBS News, City News Service

Bands performed and activist Cornel West spoke before Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders addressed about 4,000 people in San Diego two days before California primary.

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Bernie Sanders At Qualcomm Stadium Sunday

June 3
By KPBS News

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders returns to San Diego on Sunday as part of a get-out-the-vote concert and rally.

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A How-To Guide For San Diego County's 1.5 Million Voters

June 3
By Megan Burks

The San Diego County registrar of voters is gearing up for a busy election Tuesday. Some 1.5 million residents registered to vote — more than were registered in advance of the 2008 presidential primary.

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Tijuana Voters Prepare To Pick New Mayor

June 3
By Midday Edition

There are a dozen mayoral candidates on the ballot in Sunday's election, including two that are not affiliated with any political party.

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Roundtable Is Off To The Races: Trump Vs. Clinton, City Attorney, City Council, Prop. H

June 3
By Midday Edition

The June 7 primary looms, so the Roundtable casts an eye on Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, the five San Diego city attorney candidates, the multiple San Diego council contests, and the proposition that's supposed to fix San Diego roads.

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Clinton Vows Immigration Reform At Campaign Stop In El Centro

June 3
By Midday Edition

The speech was the second stop of Hillary Clinton's Southern California visit Thursday, after remarks at The Prado in Balboa Park where she attacked Donald Trump's temperament and lack of serious foreign policy experience.

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ACLU Seeks Police Records On Response To Trump Protests

June 2
By City News Service

The San Diego chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is demanding police department records regarding the law enforcement response to protesters who refused an order to disperse after Friday's Donald Trump rally.

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Trump As President Would Endanger America, Clinton Says

June 2
By Midday Edition
By Associated Press

Hillary Clinton tore into Donald Trump's foreign policy experience and temperament in a blistering speech in San Diego Thursday.

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New Party Registration Figures Show Gains By Democrats

June 1
By City News Service

Voter registration efforts over the past five months gave a boost to Democrats headed into Tuesday's primary election, according to figures released by the San Diego County Registrar of Voters Office.