Government & Politics

Breed re-elected as SF’s Board of Supervisors president

London Breed became president of the Board of Supervisors on Monday for…

 

Pelosi calls Bannon’s appointment an ‘alarming signal’ of Trump presidency

Nancy Pelosi, the Minority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, released a…

 

SF’s tech tax fails to make November ballot

San Francisco’s short-lived tech tax proposal for the November ballot was officially…

 

Measure to create an elected public advocate heading to November ballot

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to create an elected…

New restrictions target illicit SF massage parlors

Sex is readily available in exchange for cash in San Francisco –…

San Francisco prepares for marijuana legalization

If California legalizes marijuana next year, it remains to be seen whether…

$300M bond proposal keeps housing crisis center stage

More than two-thirds of San Francisco residents wouldn’t be able to afford…

SF supes postpone controversial vote on changing Airbnb law

San Francisco’s Airbnb debate continues to rage on after the Board of…

UPDATE: San Francisco becomes first city to require health warnings on soda ads

San Francisco became the first city Tuesday to require a health warning…

Effects of Airbnb disputed prior to Board of Supervisors regulation vote

San Francisco voters would support a ballot initiative calling for The City…

Youth voting effort in SF postponed for at least another year

San Francisco could become the first major city to bestow upon its…

SF Ethics Commission united behind fining SF supervisor $191K

If Supervisor Mark Farrell doesn’t want to pay a $191,000 fine for…

SF supervisor on hook for $191K penalty after Ethics Commission reverses decision

After a two-hour hearing Friday, the Ethics Commission voted unanimously to reject…

Numbers reveal SF tenant buyouts picture

When San Francisco’s economy booms, evictions rise. While there is much talk…

SF public health department sees record $2 billion budget

Mayor Ed Lee’s proposed $8.9 billion city budget announced Monday set aside…

Mission market-rate housing moratorium fails

Fearing displacement and the loss of the historic working-class Latino culture, hundreds…

SF mayor highlights ‘historic investments’ in $8.9 billion budget proposal

Clocking in at just under 20 minutes, Mayor Ed Lee struck an…

SF mayor to unveil $8.9 billion budget proposal

Mayor Ed Lee’s expected to unveil an $8.9 billion city budget today…

SF soda warning label proposal advances

Soda advertisements in San Francisco may soon come with warning labels about…

SF health department program helps bring restaurants up to code

When James Sheh bought 848 Washington St. from the owner of the…