Wicks has hired a company that is also working to defeat a San Francisco ballot measure that would tax large companies to help pay for homeless housing and services.
While the two candidates for District 15 share some policy positions, they diverge when it comes to one of the most polarizing issues.
Rather than constructively tackling our community's issues, Beckles has focused on ideas that can delve into conspiracy theory. She delivers venomous personal attacks and lies.
The latest from the 2018 campaign trail.
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.
Jovanka Beckles is now in second place, as of Saturday evening.
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 Assembly District 15 candidate wants to change the entire way votes are cast in the Capitol.
There is a battle on all over the country between corporate Democrats and corporate-free, people-powered, locally-based candidates. It's happening here, too.
Jovanka Beckles, a candidate for the 15th Assembly District, has a plan on how to disrupt the vicious cycle that incarcerates those with mental illness or drug addiction.
Buffy, who favors reforming, but not repealing the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, is not in public office so house parties are an opportunity to introduce herself to voters.