Tag: election

Learning the lessons of the June election

So many times during this spring’s election season I found myself at my desk in the middle of the airy…

1 month ago

New Muni union president to take office after dispute

Muni service, the backbone of San Francisco’s transit infrastructure, lives or dies by its operators. Now those operators have a…

7 months ago

Scott Wiener declares victory in state Senate race

Supervisor Scott Wiener has declared victory in the District 11 state Senate contest against Supervisor Jane Kim. While Wiener was…

2 years ago

SF City Hall sees second highest early voter turnout

Election Day at City Hall in San Francisco did not appear to reflect the high voter turnout of people who…

2 years ago

Who do you believe, the Realtors or your own lying eyes?

On behalf of all San Francisco voters, I demand an apology for the 25 local initiatives suffocating my ballot. If…

2 years ago

Vote to evict the lobbyists

Corporate lobbyists and big money dominate San Francisco politics today more than ever before. An army of hundreds of registered…

2 years ago

Too little, too late

At the San Francisco Tenants Union, we regard it as a badge of honor when the powerful attack us —…

2 years ago

Neighborhood crime unit proposed for SFPD

A proposal to create a special neighborhood crime fighting unit within the San Francisco Police Department will go before voters…

2 years ago