Election Day

People chat over drinks at the traditional Election Day lunch at John's Grill on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Candidates, voters gather for traditional Election Day lunch

Candidates and voters mixed and mingled over food and drinks at the…

 

People mill about outside at an Election Day luncheon at John's Grill on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Election Day luncheon at John’s Grill

People packed John's Grill to rub elbows with officials and political aficionados,…

 

The annual election day lunch at John's Grill. (Laura Dudnick/S.F. Examiner)

Election Night: Here’s where SF candidates are partying

From the state Senate race to school board contest, candidates from up…

 

SFSU students to get out the vote on campus

Students who live on campus at San Francisco State University will be…

Supervisor David Campos, left, and Tom Ammiano, right, are supporters of Proposition H, which would create a public advocate role. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Voters will consider measure to create elected SF public advocate position

Got a problem at City Hall? Let the public advocate solve it.…

Supervisor David Campos, left, and Tom Ammiano, right, are supporters of Proposition H, which would create a public advocate role. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
In this June file photo, California Attorney General Kamala Harris listens to questions during a news conference in San Francisco. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday endorsed Harris to be the state's next U.S. senator. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Obama nod in California Senate race gets retort from snubbed rival

LOS ANGELES — California Senate candidate Kamala Harris was endorsed Tuesday by…

In this June file photo, California Attorney General Kamala Harris listens to questions during a news conference in San Francisco. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday endorsed Harris to be the state's next U.S. senator. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
In this photo, work continues on the main stage for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Donald Trump’s team promises an extraordinary display of political entertainment at the Republican National Convention, with the accent on entertainment. (AP Photo/Mark Gillispie, File)

With few political allies, Trump plans celebrity convention

CLEVELAND — Donald Trump's team promises an extraordinary display of political entertainment…

In this photo, work continues on the main stage for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Donald Trump’s team promises an extraordinary display of political entertainment at the Republican National Convention, with the accent on entertainment. (AP Photo/Mark Gillispie, File)
Election officials in two of Ohio's counties say lines of voters dwindled some after an early wave of Ohioans who cast their ballots early in the state's general election. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Ohio votes down legalizing pot for medical, recreational use

COLUMBUS, Ohio — In a single stroke, Ohio voters rejected a ballot…

Election officials in two of Ohio's counties say lines of voters dwindled some after an early wave of Ohioans who cast their ballots early in the state's general election. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Buddie, the mascot for the pro-marijuana legalization group ResponsibleOhio, waits on a sidewalk to greet passing college students during a promotional tour in Oxford, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Ohio votes on legalizing pot for medical, recreational use

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The only state with a ballot question this year…

Buddie, the mascot for the pro-marijuana legalization group ResponsibleOhio, waits on a sidewalk to greet passing college students during a promotional tour in Oxford, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Jim R. Bounds/2008 AP file photoTaking your kids to the polls on Election Day can help unscramble the complexities of politics and will help them learn an important responsibility of being a citizen.

Students get a jump-start on election process

It's voting day. There are a lot of important issues on the…

Jim R. Bounds/2008 AP file photoTaking your kids to the polls on Election Day can help unscramble the complexities of politics and will help them learn an important responsibility of being a citizen.

SEIU-UHW sells out workers in battle over Proposition 45

Some of the strangest bedfellows in this political season are right here…

DAMIAN DOVARGANES/AP FILE PHOTOA host of San Francisco issues and candidates will be on the ballot for voters to decide on in the general election Nov. 4.

SF Examiner endorsements for November election

Voters will take to the polls Nov. 4 with a host of…

DAMIAN DOVARGANES/AP FILE PHOTOA host of San Francisco issues and candidates will be on the ballot for voters to decide on in the general election Nov. 4.
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Report: Nearly a million ballots still uncounted

Nearly a million ballots cast in Tuesday's primary election have not been…

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The Amazing Kreskin calls 2012 election results

The celebrity mentalist has predicted the Republican nominee and the winner of…

Man accused of ballot thefts to appear in court

The 50-year-old man accused of stealing ballots in San Francisco on Election…