Hillary Clinton

A man draped in a rainbow flag holds a candle during a vigil at Harvey Milk Plaza in the Castro on Sunday for the the victims in a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

LGBT Latinos forgotten in Orlando vigil planning; Democrats pull desperate move

Fifty people are dead following the country’s bloodiest shooting. On Sunday, San…

A man draped in a rainbow flag holds a candle during a vigil at Harvey Milk Plaza in the Castro on Sunday for the the victims in a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Red and blue footprints direct voters to polling places during California’s primary election at San Francisco City Hall on June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Fighting forward to November

On Thursday night, Pulitzer Prize-winning American historian Joseph Ellis was in town…

Red and blue footprints direct voters to polling places during California’s primary election at San Francisco City Hall on June 7, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Nato Green, left, snaps a selfie with Bernie Sanders during the senator’s San Francisco visit on Monday. (Courtesy Nato Green via Instagram)

BerNato in the Mission

Now that the collective waterboarding of the primaries is behind us, I…

Nato Green, left, snaps a selfie with Bernie Sanders during the senator’s San Francisco visit on Monday. (Courtesy Nato Green via Instagram)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters as she arrives to speak during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Obama endorses Clinton as Sanders vows to team up fight GOP

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama formally endorsed Hillary Clinton's bid for the…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters as she arrives to speak during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Hillary Clinton opened her general election campaign against Donald Trump on June 8 by accusing him of behaving like a "demagogue," likening his attacks on judges, the media, his opponents and their families to dark moments in the world's history. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

AP Interview: Clinton says Trump behaving like a demagogue

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton opened her general election campaign against Donald Trump…

Hillary Clinton opened her general election campaign against Donald Trump on June 8 by accusing him of behaving like a "demagogue," likening his attacks on judges, the media, his opponents and their families to dark moments in the world's history. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters as she arrives to speak during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Clinton claims historic victory in Democratic primary

NEW YORK — Claiming her place in history, Hillary Clinton declared victory…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters as she arrives to speak during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton chant prior to a primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Clinton, Trump win more primaries; California result to come

LOS ANGELES — Already the presumptive Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton sailed to…

Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton chant prior to a primary election night rally Tuesday in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Jeff Young votes at the Neptune Society Columbarium, one of the last remaining cemeteries in San Francisco on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

New voters, some hiccups as Californians head to the polls

SACRAMENTO — California election workers embraced an expanded electorate totaling nearly 18…

Jeff Young votes at the Neptune Society Columbarium, one of the last remaining cemeteries in San Francisco on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife Jane Sandersat a campaign rally Monday in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Sanders ‘disappointed’ and ‘upset’ at news of Clinton’s win

LOS ANGELES — Bernie Sanders said Tuesday he was "really disappointed" and…

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife Jane Sandersat a campaign rally Monday in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York.  (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Sanders under pressure to quit as Democrats look to unite

WASHINGTON — Under mounting pressure from Democratic leaders to abandon his presidential…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a presidential primary election night rally Tuesday in New York.  (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
The Associated Press called the Democratic presidential nomination for Hillary Clinton on Monday, even though all the pledged superdelegates who said they favored Clinton will not cast their votes until the Democratic Convention in July. (AP Photo/John Locher)

AP count says Clinton clinches nomination, Sanders’ campaign says ‘it is wrong’

After The Associated Press released a report headlined: "AP count: Clinton has…

The Associated Press called the Democratic presidential nomination for Hillary Clinton on Monday, even though all the pledged superdelegates who said they favored Clinton will not cast their votes until the Democratic Convention in July. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Christopher Ray, a volunteer for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign, shows off his recent tattoos at a rally at City College of San Francisco's Mission Campus on Monday. (Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner )

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…

Christopher Ray, a volunteer for Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign, shows off his recent tattoos at a rally at City College of San Francisco's Mission Campus on Monday. (Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner )
In this Sunday photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a campaign rally at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. (AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker, File)

New voters, few hiccups as Californians head to the polls

SACRAMENTO — California election workers opened polling stations and continued counting early…

In this Sunday photo, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a campaign rally at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. (AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker, File)
Bernie Sanders speaks to the crowd at a rally at the CCSF campus in the Mission on Monday, June 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Sanders talks immigration reform in SF ahead of election

The political revolution of Sen. Bernie Sanders reached the Mission District on…

Bernie Sanders speaks to the crowd at a rally at the CCSF campus in the Mission on Monday, June 6, 2016. ( Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Pilates instructor Christine Szymanski shows off her support for presidential candidate Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after she voted at City Hall on Sunday. (Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. Examiner)

As SF ‘feels the Bern’ and touts #ImWithHer, turnout numbers strong

From the state senate to the Democratic presidential primary, it’s still anyone’s…

Pilates instructor Christine Szymanski shows off her support for presidential candidate Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after she voted at City Hall on Sunday. (Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/S.F. Examiner)
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a campaign rally at Qualcomm Stadium on Sunday in San Diego.(AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker)

California voters could make historic mark Tuesday

LOS ANGELES — With a final blitz of TV ads and hand-shaking,…

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a campaign rally at Qualcomm Stadium on Sunday in San Diego.(AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker)
Puerto Rico residents line up to vote during the U.S. territory's Democratic primary election at the Luis Llorens Torres Elementary School in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Clinton wins Puerto Rico’s Democratic presidential primary

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Hillary Clinton overwhelmed Bernie Sanders in Puerto…

Puerto Rico residents line up to vote during the U.S. territory's Democratic primary election at the Luis Llorens Torres Elementary School in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, center, visits a community center, Monday in Compton. (AP Photo/John Locher)

On cusp, Clinton keeps focused: ‘Not over until it’s over’

COMPTON — Hillary Clinton stood on the cusp Monday of having enough…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, center, visits a community center, Monday in Compton. (AP Photo/John Locher)
In this May 29 photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters and bikers at a Rolling Thunder rally at the National Mall. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

Trump campaign wasting precious time, GOP critics say

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is wasting precious time. By now, the presumptive…

In this May 29 photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters and bikers at a Rolling Thunder rally at the National Mall. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
Puerto Rico resident Judith Perez Alvarez casts her ballot during the U.S. territory's Democratic primary election at the Luis Llorens Torres Elementary School in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

Clinton closes in on Dem nomination as Puerto Rico votes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Ricans frustrated by the island's economic…

Puerto Rico resident Judith Perez Alvarez casts her ballot during the U.S. territory's Democratic primary election at the Luis Llorens Torres Elementary School in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)