Sam Liccardo Raises Over $1,000,000 In CA-16 First Quarter Filing

Following A Commanding 1st Place Finish In The March 5th Primary, The Former San Jose Mayor’s Campaign Continues To Roll San Jose, CA – Today, Former San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo’s campaign for Congress announced it had raised more than $1,000,000 in the first quarter filing of 2024. Since placing first among 11 candidates in […]

SJ Inside: It’s the counting

“It’s not the voting that’s democracy; it’s the counting.” Tom Stoppard While the primary election in 16th Congressional District produced an oddity of a tied vote for second place, a recount is nearly complete.  In the next several days, county elections officials will finish their work, and declare whether one or both of my current […]

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 […]