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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City Council — City of Oakland

At Large
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About this office

Members of the city council draft and vote on city laws and appoint certain municipal officers and employees.
This office uses ranked-choice voting, or “instant run-off voting.” When marking your ballot, instead of voting for just one candidate, rank up to three candidates in order of your preference.See the Voting info section for more.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 5 candidates.

Rebecca Kaplan

Oakland City Councilmember
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Police Reform: Greater community oversight of police...
  2. Addressing Our Affordability Crisis: Continue to increase...
  3. Safer Communities: Continue my work like banning coal...
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Peggy Moore

Community Organizer/Advocate
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Affordable Housing: As a renter, I support a mixture...
  2. Community Investments & Jobs: I believe that the pathway...
  3. Public Safety & Rebuilding Trust: I will forcefully...
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Bruce Quan

Civil Rights Attorney-Retired
Top 3 Priorities
  1. To fund and implement proven affordable housing solutions...
  2. To support and expand violent crime prevention programs...
  3. Repair the community's faith in city government to...
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Francis "Matt" Hummel

Carpenter, tradesman, Chairperson,...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Bring Oakland's money home. Charter a Public Bank...
  2. Bring restorative justice and real police reform to...
  3. Life enrichment and environmental justice for all...
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Nancy Sidebotham

Tax Preparer
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Jobs and sales tax base businesses building for sustainable...
  2. Public Safety which entails safe neighborhoods, magnet...
  3. Complete outside audit of the City of Oakland, Port...
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