The long-time councilman made a playful announcement Thursday.
Berkeley voters are set to have a chance in November to consider a $135 million bond measure officials hope will create more affordable housing in the city to fight displacement.
Beckles has claimed the second spot, after a neck-and-neck race with Dan Kalb, who has conceded.
Those votes will determine whether Dan Kalb or Jovanka Beckles will compete against Buffy Wicks in the Assembly District 15 election.
Which properties would become rent-controlled after a repeal, and which would be exempt? Berkeley voters could make the call in November.
Jovanka Beckles is now in second place, as of Saturday evening.
The controversial preacher said he came to Berkeley because his staff urged him not to, saying progressives wouldn't listen to him. People did show up, but not in great numbers.
Here's where to find information on more than 20 ballot items before heading to the polls Tuesday.
When the Oakland Councilman makes his pitch to voters in the district, he emphasizes the decade's worth of experience he has working at state level.
The proposal is not a vision on how to improve public safety and accountability in Berkeley, but a power grab by the PRC.
The Police Accountability Board will be responsible for setting priorities for the police and, importantly, promoting policy discussions about what is appropriate for policing.
The proposal is a compromise between those who advocated for an even stronger body similar to the one in Oakland and those who felt there was little need for change to the PRC.
The Assembly District 15 candidate wants to change the entire way votes are cast in the Capitol.