Election 2016

Senate hopefuls Supervisor Scott Wiener (left) and Supervisor Jane Kim at their separate election parties in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Rachael Garner, Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

San Mateo County vote-by-mail count shows Wiener ahead of Kim

The first results for the District 11 state Senate race between supervisors…

Senate hopefuls Supervisor Scott Wiener (left) and Supervisor Jane Kim at their separate election parties in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, June 7, 2016. (Rachael Garner, Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Voters reject increase to SF’s sales tax

San Francisco’s sales tax will not increase after voters appear to have…

Lobbyists’ allowed gifts restricted by Proposition T

Lobbyists may have lost some power at City Hall. Voters on Tuesday…

Simon wins seat on BART board

Lateefah Simon appears to have defeated incumbent Zakhary Mallett and three other…

SF to reclaim responsibility for street trees with passage of Proposition E

San Francisco voters appear to have shifted the responsibility of all street…

CCSF parcel tax extended by voters

San Francisco voters extended a parcel tax Tuesday, securing raises for City…

Two incumbents, two newcomers elected to CCSF’s board

San Francisco voters Tuesday elected two incumbents to the governing board of…

Ronen wins to represent SF’s changing Mission District

Progressive Hillary Ronen appears to have defeated three opponents to become the…

Donald J. Trump, Republican presidential candidate, reacts after speaking during a rally on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 at the South Florida Fair  & Expo Center in West Palm Beach, Fla. (Pedro Portal/Miami Herald/TNS)

East Bay high school students walk out to protest Trump

Several East Bay High Schools held walkouts Wednesday in opposition of President-elect…

Donald J. Trump, Republican presidential candidate, reacts after speaking during a rally on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 at the South Florida Fair  & Expo Center in West Palm Beach, Fla. (Pedro Portal/Miami Herald/TNS)

Voters support SF school district bond

San Francisco voters approved a $744 million facilities bond Tuesday for the…

San Francisco City Hall. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Progressives could lose majority on SF Board of Supervisors

The balance of power on San Francisco's Board of Supervisors could be…

San Francisco City Hall. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The annual election day lunch at John's Grill. (Laura Dudnick/S.F. Examiner)

SF politicos grab Election Day power lunch at John’s Grill

The annual Election Day lunch at John's Grill is arguably the closest…

The annual election day lunch at John's Grill. (Laura Dudnick/S.F. Examiner)
Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

President Obama endorses SF school board candidate

Board of Education President Matt Haney received the endorsement of President Barack…

Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)