Jane Kim

Supervisor Jane Kim speaks at a rally near the West Portal Muni station to oppose Senate Bill 827 on March 15, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SB 827 Postmortem: Let’s build more housing the right way

State leaders last week smartly pushed pause on Senate Bill 827, controversial…

Supervisor Jane Kim speaks at a rally near the West Portal Muni station to oppose Senate Bill 827 on March 15, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Signage is seen outside of the Cookies SF medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Cannabis industry must ensure equal opportunity

We are proud that San Francisco was one of the first cities…

Signage is seen outside of the Cookies SF medical cannabis dispensary in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Jane Kim is running for the District 11 seat in the California State Senate. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco: A city worth saving

Why are we fighting so hard to keep San Francisco affordable for…

Jane Kim is running for the District 11 seat in the California State Senate. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Seton Medical Center in Daly City is part of the Daughters of Charity hospitals. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Town hall on state of Seton Medical Center

On Saturday, Oct. 15, the Daly City and southwestern San Francisco communities…

Seton Medical Center in Daly City is part of the Daughters of Charity hospitals. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
In order for our cities to become more affordable, we need to integrate our housing and transportation policies based on the principle that our cities must work for everyone, (Courtesy photo)

Integrated housing and transit policies are key for San Francisco’s future

We’re on the edge of a tipping point in the Bay Area…

In order for our cities to become more affordable, we need to integrate our housing and transportation policies based on the principle that our cities must work for everyone, (Courtesy photo)
San Francisco is failing non-English speaking residents in need of below-market-rate housing, especially those who need their application forms translated. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Affordable housing opportunities limited for non-English speakers

My first year in office, I was approached by a constituent —…

San Francisco is failing non-English speaking residents in need of below-market-rate housing, especially those who need their application forms translated. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Towing away bad policy

In a city with some of the worst income inequality in the…

San Francisco needs outside help with homelessness

One city, even one very wealthy and generous city like San Francisco,…

A safer choice for San Franciscans

Do we want an expensive and unnecessary new jail or the kind…