Not everyone at San Jose City Hall is running to replace termed-out Mayor Chuck Reed, but it sure seems that way. The crowded field of eight candidates includes four current City Council members and a county supervisor. We discuss the issues and players in the hotly contested race.

Election 2014: San Jose’s Crowded Mayoral Race 16 May,2014forum

Larry Gerston, professor in the Dept. of Political Science at San Jose State University and author of "Not So Golden After All: The Rise and Fall of California"
Mike Rosenberg, staff writer covering City Hall for the San Jose Mercury News

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  • sflaniken

    Any of these candidates providing leadership to response to climate change? Or curbing CO2?

    • Matthew Quevedo

      Sam Liccardo has been working hard to make sure that San Jose abides by its Green Vision Plan. He has been endorsed by both the League of Conservation Voters and the Sierra Club for his work.

      • sflaniken

        Thank you, Matthew. That’s great to hear… I’ve clearly gotta get going on my election homework.

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