Robert Gammon

Robert Gammon

Robert Gammon is the news editor of the Express, Oakland and Alameda magazines, and The East Bay Monthly. He joined the Express staff in 2004 after spending six years as a reporter for the Oakland Tribune. He also writes the Express column Seven Days, along with a feature-cover story now and then.


Does Don Perata Really 'Believe in Oakland' — Or In San Jose? Does Don Perata Really 'Believe in Oakland' — Or In San Jose? Oakland A's owners Lew Wolff and John Fisher, who want to move their team to San Jose, donates $25,000 to a Perata group after the ex-senator says Oakland can't retain the team. October 27, 2010
Fighting for Justice Against AC Transit Fighting for Justice Against AC Transit The story of the legal battle waged by the husband of a former general manager who died on the job. November 12, 2008
City Hall Shake-Up City Hall Shake-Up The recent scrap between a prominent developer and local lobbyist shows how much has changed in Oakland politics. July 18, 2007
Are CHP Patrols in Oakland Worth It? The debate over Oakland's budget may come down to how much money the city should spend on a contract with the California Highway Patrol. June 26, 2013
Condos, Lies, and Automobiles Condos, Lies, and Automobiles Port Commissioner Tony Batarse is supposed to live in Oakland, but he has a habit of not telling the truth and may reside in a tony Peninsula suburb. November 14, 2007
Russo Versus the People Russo Versus the People Oakland's city attorney is going gangbusters to prevent citizens from voting on a major waterfront development. February 21, 2007

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