Diane Becton to be District Attorney After Paul Graves Concedes

On Thursday, Paul Graves issued a statement saying he has called District Attorney Diana Becton and congratulated her on the election while conceding. An update...

Becton Increases Lead in Contra Costa District Attorney Race, Runoff Unlikely

An update by Contra Costa County Elections Wednesday showed that Diana Becton continues to hold above the 50% threshold to outright win the District...

John Fink Announces Brentwood City Council Run

BRENTWOOD – On Tuesday, John Fink announced his campaign for Brentwood City Council.  Fink, a Planning Commissioner, has lived and worked in Brentwood for...

Elections Update: Diana Becton Hits 50.1% in District Attorney Race

An update by Contra Costa County Elections showed that Diana Becton has hit the 50% threshold in the District Attorney Race. If results hold, Becton...

Contra Costa County Elections Say 80,000 Ballots to be Counted

While the Contra Costa County voting totals currently are at 20.74%, County Elections say many more ballots will be counted. As of Tuesday night: Ballots Cast 124,874 Registered...

District Attorney Diana Becton Issues Statement on Election

On Election Day, voters made it clear that they support me as Contra Costa County District Attorney over both other candidates for the job....

Updated: June 5 Primary Election Results

Here is a list of election results for the June 5, 2018 California Primary. This is the first release of results and will update...

County Offers Drive-Thru Drop Offs for Vote-By-Mail Ballots

Contra Costa voters will have one more quick and easy way to return their vote-by-mail ballots on Election Day. The Contra Costa Elections Division is...

Contra Costa Residents Have Early Voting Options This June

Regional Early Voting sites provide flexible timing and locations to cast ballots Contra Costa County voters don’t have to wait until Election Day to vote...

President Trump Endorses John Cox for Governor

California -- President Donald J. Trump endorsed Republican John Cox for Governor today via twitter. "California finally deserves a great Governor, one who understands borders, crime...
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Contra Costa Today Ep 024: Travis Allen

On this episode, Assemblyman and candidate for California Governor Travis Allen drops in to Campos Family Vineyards in Byron where he tackles multiple issues...

Voting Begins in Contra Costa County For June 2018 Primary Election

Voting began this week for the June 2018 Statewide Direct Primary Election as the Contra Costa Elections Division mailed nearly 400,000 ballots to registered...

Paul Graves Campaign Speaks Out Against George Soros Trying to Buy Contra Costa District...

Paul Graves’ campaign for Contra Costa District Attorney released the following statements in response to reports and campaign filings (1, 2) that show massive...

Graves: Death Penalty Should Apply to Cop Killers

The following was submitted by Paul Graves, candidate for Contra Costa County District Attorney: At a recent forum, a candidate for District Attorney stated that there should...

Voter Initiative to Limit Development and Protect Open Space in Antioch’s Sand Creek Focus...

Proposed ballot measure substantially scales back “The Ranch” project, bans hillside and ridgeline development, permanently protects additional open space areas, and funds public safety,...
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Video: April 24 Candidates Forum for Contra Costa District Attorney

Walnut Creek TV recorded a candidates forum for those running for Contra Costa County District Attorney, Tuesday, April 24, at Lesher Center for the...

Contra Costa County Library to Host Three Candidate Forums

The Contra Costa County Library is hosting three candidate forums at library branches in different parts of the county this spring. Voters attending the...

Contra Costa County Firefighters Endorse Paul Graves for District Attorney

The Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, Local 1230 announced they have endorsed Paul Graves for Contra Costa County District Attorney. Citing his experience, firefighters...

AG Candidate Denounces Xavier Becerra’s Frivolous Census Complaint

The following was a press release was issued by California Attorney General Candidate, retired Judge Steven Bailey denouncing Attorney General Xavier Becerra's Frivolous Census...

Local Prosecutors Endorse Supervising District Attorney Paul Graves For Election to District Attorney

The Contra Costa County District Attorneys’ Association endorses Paul Graves for District Attorney.  Delivering the news, Association President Aron DeFerrari noted “Paul has the...