Pro-tenant candidate Andy Kelley runs for Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board

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A UC Berkeley alumnus and part of the Berkeley Tenants Union's pro-tenant slate, Andy Kelley is running for the Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board to expand affordable housing and strengthen rent protections.

Andy Kelley, vice chair of the Alameda County Democratic Party and an Alameda County planning commissioner, is running for the Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board this November.
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‘Militarization is not the answer’: Crowds gather in Oakland to celebrate end of Urban Shield

The Stop Urban Shield Coalition organized the rally to coincide with the final scenario exercises and vendor exhibitions of Urban Shield taking place this weekend, according to Jennifer Abella, a Gabriela Oakland member and Stop Urban Shield Coalition organizer. The rally also coincided with the People’s Climate March in San Francisco this Saturday.
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