Newsweek probe finds stack of lawmakers' pork-seeking letters

A Newsweek investigation collected a stack of lawmakers’ pork-seeking letters over a foot high. Many requests came from members of Congress known for bashing government spending. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor sought money for high-speed rail in his Virginia district. Texas Gov. Rick Perry, whose presidential campaign is about shrinking the government, signed a letter accepting more than $2 billion in stimulus cash.

‘Remembering Mrs. Robinson’ makes dance history at San Francico Ballet

Until recently, the works and interests of female ballet choreographers were largely ignored

The City’s LGBTQIA tech entreprenuers shine in new book

Plus a computer programmer turned lingerie model appears to have won her battle to get her identity back

Endorsement: Matt Haney is a progressive who knows how to make progress

Examiner Editorial Board endorses Haney for San Francisco’s Assembly District 17