Friday, August 16, 2013 12:00 am
Two months after announcing his re-election bid, Mick Founts decided not to seek a second term as San Joaquin County’s superintendent of schools.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 5:34 pm
One of Lodi’s most prominent businessmen has announced that he will seek a seat on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors in 2014. Russell Munson, 66, who has lived most of his life in Lodi, has submitted a declaration to form a campaign committee with the county Registrar of Voters.
Monday, December 3, 2012 11:43 am
It took nearly a month, but Democrat Cathleen Galgiani has finally been declared the winner of the 5th State Senate race against Republican Bill Berryhill.
Friday, November 30, 2012 12:00 am
Although Democrat Cathleen Galgiani leads Republican Bill Berryhill in the race for the open 5th State Senate District seat, it looks like a probable winner won't be determined until Saturday.
According to the California Secretary of State's Office, Galgiani had 140,673 votes (50.4 percent) as of Thursday afternoon, while Berryhill had 138,470 votes (49.6 percent).
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 12:00 am
Although Democrat Cathleen Galgiani has already begun plans for her new seat in the State Senate, San Joaquin County's registrar of voters says that Galgiani hasn't won just yet.
Thursday, November 22, 2012 12:00 am
Although she trailed in the 5th State Senate District for days following Election Day, Democrat Cathleen Galgiani now leads Republican Bill Berryhill by about 1,500 votes.
Saturday, November 17, 2012 12:00 am
More than a week after Election Day, the race for an open seat in the California State Senate's 5th District is still neck-and-neck.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 12:00 am
Victoria Gribaudo is a fixture when it comes to manning a voting place. She's been doing it since 1957, longer than anyone else in San Joaquin County.
Monday, November 5, 2012 9:48 am
Are you anxious to find out who wins the 9th Congressional District race between Jerry McNerney and Ricky Gill? Or the 5th Senate District race between Bill Berryhill and Cathleen Galgiani?
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 12:00 am
Anyone in San Joaquin County who hasn't received their sample ballot or vote-by-mail ballot is encouraged to call the county Registrar of Voters' office at 209-468-2890.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 11:41 am
Dean Andal, a Stockton Republican activist and a member of the California Board of Equalization, has sued the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters, claiming that a ballot measure to extend the supervisors’ term limits is misleading.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 12:00 am
Since 1998, no one has been allowed to serve on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors for more than two four-year terms. However, a majority of the current board wants to change that.
Monday, February 20, 2012 12:00 am
Dear Jennifer: I heard Sacramento County must
now print its election ballots in Chinese. How many languages does
San Joaquin County translate its voter information into?
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 12:00 am
Intended to improve efficiency and eventually tighten San
Joaquin County's financial belt, the Board of Supervisors
eliminated four departments and consolidated them with four
Friday, November 12, 2010 12:00 am
Despite challengers, in the end two of the three Oak View School
District's board incumbents appeared victorious in retaining their
seats, according to semi-final election results released late
Thursday, November 11, 2010 12:00 am
Rep. Jerry McNerney declared victory over Republican David
Harmer after updated voting results were released in three of the
11th Congressional District's four counties on Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 12:00 am
The race to represent the 11th Congressional District continued
Monday in four county elections offices and one courtroom as the
Democratic incumbent's lead inched forward.
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 12:00 am
The outcome of the tense campaign between Rep. Jerry McNerney
and Republican challenger David Harmer to represent the Lodi area
in Congress remains too close to call. A former Republican
operative says the election will be decided by which candidate did
the better job of monitoring absentee voters during the final month
of the election. Since as many as half of voters cast their votes
by mail these days, Steve Ding says you no longer have “election
day.” Instead, you have “election month.”
Thursday, November 4, 2010 12:00 am
It could be Thanksgiving or later before anyone knows whether
incumbent Rep. Jerry McNerney or challenger David Harmer is the
winner in their hotly contested race.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 12:51 am
Residents throughout northern San Joaquin County voted early and
often Tuesday, coming in a constant stream throughout the day and
keeping poll workers busy.
Saturday, October 30, 2010 12:00 am
A small number of absentee voters in Morada may have misprinted
ballots. Late Friday afternoon, the San Joaquin Registrar's Office
was alerted that some of the races in a specific precinct were
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:00 am
A news segment on a Sacramento television station has apparently
confused some Lodi-area residents into thinking that they must put
extra postage on their absentee ballots.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 12:00 am
In Lockeford and Thornton, the opportunity was there for people
wanting to advise San Joaquin County officials about issues
affecting their community, but not enough people filed this year to
fill the seats.
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 12:00 am
By 2012, voters in San Joaquin County may not have a polling
place in which to cast their ballot. Instead, they may be required
to vote by absentee ballot only. County officials are exploring the
idea of a vote-by-mail-only system because it could save the county
considerable money, Registrar of Voters Austin Erdman told the
Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 8, 2010 12:00 am
Today's California primary election doesn't promise to bring the
voters out in large numbers. Austin Erdman, San Joaquin County's
registrar of voters, expects a turnout of less than 30 percent in