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Newsom, Chiang implore CalPERS not to invest in tobacco industry

California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and State Treasurer John Chiang both released statements Tuesday…

 

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s essay, posts lack citations

SACRAMENTO — An online magazine opinion piece attributed to California's lieutenant governor…

 

California Democrats advance gun control bills after Orlando

SACRAMENTO — Democrats on a California legislative panel voted Tuesday to advance…

 

Bernie meets the Mission; SF Democratic Party’s ‘dirty trick’ to endorse early

In a single day, Bernie Sanders reached more of San Francisco’s communities…

Not in our city

Human trafficking is an issue that continues to plague our city, region…

Protecting our parks is a priority

Noted historian Wallace Stegner called it “the best idea we ever had.”…

John Chiang will raise money for California governor bid

SACRAMENTO — State Treasurer John Chiang says he will begin raising money…

Backers: 600K sign California initiative to legalize pot

Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative said Wednesday they have collected enough…

Homelessness is like broccoli

As a kid, I disliked broccoli. I spread it around my plate…

Protest, celebration mark Mayor Ed Lee’s inauguration to second full term

Mayor Ed Lee’s inauguration to his second four-year term was lauded with…

Two unions battle for $15 hourly minimum wage in California

SACRAMENTO — The state's largest union said Tuesday that it has filed…

Dissension in the streets, but Lee coasting to victory

Like his predecessor before him, Mayor Ed Lee is coasting to a…

California ballot measure seeks to tighten strict gun laws

SACRAMENTO — The lieutenant governor of the state with some of the…

Lt. Gov. Newsom announces 2016 ballot initiative to curb gun violence, strengthen gun laws

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a 2016 ballot initiative today that…

Concern about legal marijuana and minors aired in California

Members of a commission led by California's lieutenant governor said Tuesday that…

Newsom, Blakeslee unveil digital tool on government meetings

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and former state Sen. Sam Blakeslee have teamed…

California leaders routinely use private email

Gov. Jerry Brown, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and other top elected officials…

Gavin Newsom to raise money for California governor bid

SACRAMENTO — California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, who gained national attention as…

California Lt. Gov. Newsom pledges to campaign for marijuana legalization

If California legalizes marijuana use for adults in 2016, one of the…

High-speed rail should stay the course like the Golden Gate Bridge project did

As the radio and newspapers chronicle Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s reversal of…