It may be several weeks before final results of the June 5, 2018 California primary election are reported, but here are the day-after results in local races that Indivisible East Bay supported or endorsed. Contra Costa County District Attorney: Indivisible East Bay and the IEB CA-11 team endorsed interim DA Diana Becton. With the in-person votes counted, … Continue reading Update on IEB endorsements
Last September, Contra Costa County’s Board of Supervisors appointed retired Superior Court Judge Diana Becton as interim district attorney. The position became open after a scandal forced the resignation of then DA Mark Petersen. The state charged Peterson “with 13 felonies connected to his admitted use of his campaign fund as if it were a personal … Continue reading Vote Becton for Contra Costa District Attorney June 5
Three months after Contra Costa County District Attorney Mark Peterson pled no contest to felony perjury and resigned, the Board of Supervisors is set to appoint an interim replacement. The Board will interview the 5 finalist applicants at its September 12 public meeting, and could make the appointment that day or at its September 19 meeting. … Continue reading A New DA in Town … Soon
Contra Costans - attend the Community Forum on August 12 to hear from the finalists for the District Attorney position.
Contra Costans - give your input to the Board of Supervisors to select an interim District Attorney.
Contra Costans have a rare opportunity to help select an interim District Attorney to replace former chief prosecutor Mark Peterson, who resigned in disgrace after pleading no contest to a felony perjury charge.