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City Council, District 2 — City of Oakland

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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 3 candidates.

Nikki Fortunato Bas

Nonprofit executive/community organizer/mother
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Drive real solutions to our housing crisis so that...
  2. Shift to a community-based approach to policing and...
  3. Create a values-based city budget that prioritizes...
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Abel Guillen

Councilmember
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Build More Affordable/Low Income Housing- we must...
  2. Fix our streets and roads and infrastructure- have...
  3. Combat blight and illegal dumping- Continue the fight...
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