Election open thread: Share your thoughts here
on November 2, 2010
Happy Election Day, Oakland!
On this open thread, tell us what’s on your mind about today’s Oakland and California elections.
Do you think Proposition 19 has a chance, and if so, how will that affect Oakland?
Was 10 mayoral candidates too many candidates, or a good way for Oaklanders to select a new leader for the city?
What do you think of former Oakland mayor Jerry Brown taking a second whack at running for governor? Do you think his experiences running Oakland will translate to a second stint as governor?
What was the line like at your polling place — busy, or a ghost town?
As always, keep your comments civil and friendly … and have fun!
Check out all of our Oakland elections coverage on our Campaign 2010 page.
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