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Election 2016

Clinton, Carbajal, Hartmann, and Dems Sweep County

But Trump victory overwhelms all. Read story.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Santa Barbara Votes: 2016 General Election

UPDATE: Carbajal and Hartmann both clinch wins. Read story.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Fight for 24th Congressional District

Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Justin Fareed campaign to win the 24th Congressional District. Read story.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Carbajal Blisters Fareed for Taking Gun Lobby Money

Shooting tragedies recounted at rally as congressional race finish line approaches. Read story.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Carbajal Threatens Legal Action over Campaign Ad

Legal threats escalate battle over TV ads as silly season heats up. Read story.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Dems Expand Edge over GOP in County

Both sides are racing to register voters ahead of the election. Read story.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Obama Endorses Carbajal

“Salud is a fighter for the Central Coast working families," says the Prez. Read story.

Monday, October 24, 2016

2016 Election Endorsements, Part Three

From Carp City Council to water boards, here is our final round of picks for the 2016 election. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Endorsements in Short

Bullet-point version of The Independent's picks for the 2016 election. Read story.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

2016 Election Endorsements, Part Two

From the Assembly to the Senate, here are our next round of picks for the 2016 election. Read story.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

2016 Election Endorsements, Part One

From president to props, here are our picks for the 2016 election. Read story.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Big Night for S.B. Dems

2016 Primary Election nets victories for Carbajal, Hartmann, Williams, Limón, and Jackson. Read story.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Santa Barbara Votes: 2016 Primary Election

Carbajal vs. Fareed; Hartmann Sweeps Porter; Williams Wins; Clinton Takes County; Prop 50 Passes. Read story.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

The Race for Congress

Nine candidates vie for the 24th District seat. Read story.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

June 2016 Primary Endorsements

Joan Hartmann, Das Williams, Salud Carbajal, S. Monique Limón Read story.

Thursday, May 19, 2016
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