Category: Election 2016

Ethics chair resigns over failure to place campaign finance reforms on June ballot

The chair of the Ethics Commission has abruptly stepped down after the watchdog agency failed to place a campaign reform…

9 months ago

SF seeks to eliminate criminal fees keeping people ‘buried in debt’

San Francisco may soon eliminate the fees it imposes on people exiting the criminal justice system under new legislation from…

9 months ago

London Breed expected to be re-elected as president of Board of Supervisors

The results of San Francisco’s local election have come in, but there is one more vote for a City Hall…

2 years ago

Mayor Lee expected to wait until January to appoint new supervisor

Mayor Ed Lee is expected to wait until next year to appoint Supervisor Scott Wiener’s replacement on the Board of…

2 years ago

Balancing SF budget could come at cost of free City College

As San Francisco engages in a budget re-balancing act in the middle of its fiscal year, it remains unclear whether…

2 years ago

SF youth voting activists pledge to try again in 2020

After a narrow loss at the polls earlier this month, San Francisco youth leaders said they plan to reintroduce a…

2 years ago

City Hall bids farewell to Supervisor Wiener

There’s nothing like goodbyes to bring everyone together. Supervisor Scott Wiener is on his way out of City Hall, after…

2 years ago

SF’s record-high number of voters continues to increase

The total number of San Francisco voters who cast ballots in the Nov. 8 election continues to increase past the…

2 years ago