Webcast: Analyzing the election

A roundup of how voters responded to candidates, measures on the ballot

With ballots still being counted for Palo Alto's and East Palo Alto's Nov. 6 election, Palo Alto Weekly journalists analyze the results so far, including the clear winners, the race outcome that's still pending and the significance of local voters' choices.

Watch the webcast here or listen to the new podcast version of the episode here.

To jump to a specific topic on the video, open the description box below the video in YouTube and click on the time stamp.

Topics discussed:

Palo Alto school board race (0:21)

Palo Alto City Council race (5:23)

• Campaign finances (8:45)

• Palo Alto's Measure E (hotel tax) and Measure F (cap to health care costs) (11:28)

• Impact of endorsements (13:25)

Ravenswood City school board race (14:58)

East Palo Alto City Council (17:07)

East Palo Alto's Measure HH (20:05)

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