We endorse

Sam Davis

For Oakland School Board, District 1

Sam Davis is an Oakland parent and former public school teacher for the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD). He is running to represent District 1 (North Oakland) in our school board to put families, teachers and school staff back at the center of decision-making about our schools. Davis is committed to fighting for fairness, and against racism and sexism in all its forms in our society. He believes that our schools have the potential to be a tremendous engine of opportunity.

As a OUSD school board member representing District 1, Davis has pledged to:

  • Increase budget transparency and accountability
  • Improve vocational and career technical programs
  • Expand access to college readiness programs

This election season, vote Sam Davis to represent District 1 for Oakland Unified School District Board of Education. You must be a registered voter to participate in this election. Register to vote today or check your registration status below.

Vote early in person to avoid lines and wait times at the polls. You can also cast your ballot safely and securely by voting by mail as soon as possible. Because of the pandemic, California is automatically mailing ballots to all active voters. Election day polling locations will open on November 3 from 7 AM to 8 PM. Find your nearest polling place here

When to Vote

Election Day

Tuesday, November 3rd 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Other Important Dates

October 19
Last day to register to vote
November 3
Deadline for absentee ballots to be postmarked or dropped off in person
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How to Vote
Be sure to vote! Election Day is right around the corner.
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Click here to find your polling place, and be sure to vote on Tuesday, March 3rd.