Multimedia-Based Investigative Reporter and Data Specialist
Joe Yerardi is an investigative reporter and data specialist at inewsource, combining traditional reporting techniques with data analysis to produce investigative stories.
Prior to joining inewsource, Joe was the data editor at the San Antonio Express-News. While in San Antonio, Joe wrote data-driven stories of local and regional interest, assisted reporters in utilizing data in daily and enterprise coverage and produced data visualizations for the newspaper’s print and online products.
Joe holds a bachelor’s degree from New York University and a master’s degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism.
In the race for cash in the special mayoral election, former assemblyman Nathan Fletcher and Councilman David Alvarez — both Democrats — remain neck and neck, according to the latest campaign filings.
In the race for cash in the special mayoral election, former assemblyman Nathan Fletcher and Councilman David Alvarez — both Democrats — are neck and neck.
Some 363,000 early ballots for the Nov. 19 mayoral special election have been issued and about 52,000 ballots have been cast— a 14.2 percent return rate.
The Republican Party of San Diego County has spent more than $60,000 in a push to educate its party members and persuade them to vote for Kevin Faulconer.
In the race for cash in the special mayoral election, Councilman David Alvarez held a commanding lead with more than $1 million raised by his campaign and committees that support his candidacy as of Thursday.
Independent committees that support San Diego's mayoral hopefuls — but can't coordinate with them — are emerging as major forces in the special elections.
Our media partner inewsource brings us an update on who has received the most $1,000-plus contributions in the race for San Diego's next mayor.
Last year, mayoral candidates raised more than $4.3 million for the primary. Just more than a year later, they’re at it again and inewsource promises daily updates on the race for cash from big donors.