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Thao declared winner of Oakland mayor race, vows ‘safer, more affordable, more just’ city

With the counting of ballots complete nearly two weeks after election day in a tight race that involved multiple rounds of ranked-choice tallies, Oakland finally has a new mayor. Sheng Thao released a statement late Monday upon the completion of ballot counting that declared her the winner. “It’s been a long journey, and I’m incredibly […]