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By Matthew S. Bajko | April 8, 2020

Seated at his kitchen table, gay political leader and comedian Tom Ammiano began to recount his life story in July 2018 to journalist Tim Redmond and Jon Golinger, a political consultant and author.

By Cynthia Laird | April 8, 2020

Senator Bernie Sanders suspended his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination Wednesday, April 8, according to multiple media outlets.


By Matthew S. Bajko | April 1, 2020

The fall calendar this year is shaping up to be an especially busy time for LGBT donors and nonprofits.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 25, 2020

Being social is baked into the job description for local politicians, who in addition to attending numerous meetings have a full calendar of civic engagements, neighborhood events, and constituent outreach.


By Matthew S. Bajko | March 20, 2020

In a stunning rout in the race for seats on the Alameda County Democratic Central Committee, just one person among the top 10 executive leaders overseeing the East Bay Democratic Party won their bid for reelection on the March 3 primary ballot.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 18, 2020

Based on the outcomes of the state Assembly and Senate March 3 primary races, California's Legislative LGBTQ Caucus is set to make historic gains come the November election.


By Matthew S. Bajko | March 12, 2020

Two transgender women for the first time have been elected to local party posts in San Francisco.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 10, 2020

After county elections officials posted an updated tally Tuesday afternoon, gay Sacramento City Councilman Steve Hansen conceded that he had lost his bid for election to a third term as the new vote count showed he had fallen further behind his opponent.


By Matthew S. Bajko | March 6, 2020

After county elections officials posted an updated tally late Friday afternoon, gay Sacramento City Councilman Steve Hansen remains in second place in his bid for election to a third term.

By John Ferrannini | March 4, 2020

The number of LGBT judges in California will increase by at least one next year as Alameda County will gain a gay or lesbian judge.


By Matthew S. Bajko | March 4, 2020

San Diego is poised to elect the first LGBT mayor of one of the Golden State's largest cities this November after the commanding finish by gay state Assemblyman Todd Gloria in Tuesday's mayoral primary.

By Matthew S. Bajko | March 4, 2020

For the first time since she was elected to Congress in 1987, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) will face a progressive Democratic challenger in November for her 12th Congressional District seat.


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