SJ Inside: Liccardo: Bills Too Damn High

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By Sam Liccardo Bay Area residents got a shock with the hike in their January energy bills. Those rates will increase—again—in April. These rising energy bills follow higher bills for insurance, food, water and medicine – not to mention the already-punishing cost of rent or a mortgage.  The bills are just too damn high. Contrary […]

Mercury News Editorial: Send Sam Liccardo to Congress to fill Anna Eshoo’s seat

San Jose’s former mayor tops the field of 11 candidates seeking to replace retiring 16-term incumbent By the Mercury News Editorial Board When Rep. Anna Eshoo announced just before Thanksgiving that her 16th term in Congress would be her last, it set off a three-week scramble by veteran politicians and inexperienced aspirants hoping to succeed […]

CHC BOLD PAC Endorses Sam Liccardo for Congress

San José – Today, the BOLD PAC announced it has endorsed former San José Mayor Sam Liccardo for the open 16th Congressional District seat. The BOLD PAC is the campaign arm of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC).  “As Mayor of San José, Sam Liccardo led the way on innovative solutions to the high cost of […]

NBC Bay Area: San Jose mayor endorses Sam Liccardo for Congress

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This article was originally published in NBC Bay Area San Jose Mayor Matt Mahan endorsed the city’s former mayor in his run for California’s 16th Congressional District seat. Mahan announced his support for Sam Liccardo on Tuesday at the Evans Lane Interim Housing Project. This is a quick-build community that currently houses 49 homeless families […]

Pacifica Tribune: An endorsement for Sam Liccardo

By: Former Pacifica Mayor John Keener The primary race for Anna Eshoo’s congressional seat, which closes on March 5, is filled with people from Santa Clara County and San Jose that few of us know. The top two vote-getters will face off in the general election in November. I am endorsing one of the candidates, Sam Liccardo, the […]

NBC Bay Area: Former San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo files to run for Congress

This article was originally published on NBC Bay Area Former San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo filed to run for congress at the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters office Friday.  The two-term mayor is now in the race to take the seat currently held by Rep. Anna Eshoo, who announced last month that she would […]

Press Release: Former San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo Launches Campaign for Congress

“Congress must act faster to address crime, confront homelessness, and lower the cost of living,” says Liccardo SAN JOSE – Former San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo officially filed his candidacy papers today in the race for Congress in the 16th Congressional District, the Silicon Valley and San Mateo County seat now held by Congresswoman Anna […]