Mayor Ed Lee

UPDATE: Dozens arrested when protesters, deputies clash at City Hall

Dozens of protesters were arrested after storming City Hall Friday, refusing to…

As hunger strike continues, confidence in police reform dwindles

Mayor Ed Lee and a group of five hunger strikers calling for…

Hunger strikers teaching San Francisco a valuable lesson

Hunger strikes grow in importance the longer the protest goes. When my…

‘Frisco 5’ hunger strikers take their cause to City Hall

The five hunger strikers in wheelchairs who led a march on San…

Hunger striker hospitalized for ‘blood issues’

One of the "Frisco 5" hunger strikers has been hospitalized, the San…

Rise of the Recall: Two efforts to boot Mayor Lee gain steam

Holy hell-raising: There’s not one, but two efforts to recall Mayor Ed…

‘Frisco 5’ hunger strikers to confront Mayor Lee

The “Frisco 5” are taking their message to Mayor Ed Lee. The…

Mayor grants $1.8 million for legal aid of unaccompanied children

When Ronaldo Ordonez moved to San Francisco two years ago, he said…

Mayor Lee addresses ongoing hunger strike

Six days into a hunger strike calling for Mayor Ed Lee to…

Racist texts allegedly sent by SF officers released

The text messages compared blacks to animals and made light of shootings.…

Shotwell tents destroyed as friends mourn homeless man shot by SFPD

The fallout was swift. Thursday morning, San Francisco Police Department officers shot…

Mayor-mandated police reforms hit roadblock

Stubborn police, disappointed activists and befuddled officials. Such is the state of…

Survey shows many SF cops unhappy with use of force reforms pushed by Chief Suhr

At least half of San Francisco’s police officers don’t support the use…

Happy 100th birthday to Herb Caen, with a twist

On Guard wishes a happy 100th birthday to the Sackamenna Kid, the…

Mayor’s office to claim $5 million in overpaid traffic citations

Nearly $5 million in unclaimed parking citation reimbursements will be placed in…

San Francisco travelers left uneasy following Brussels attack

Passengers flying out of the San Francisco International Airport on Tuesday faced…

Mayor blocks effort to raise transit impact fee for large commercial development

Call it political theater or getting developers to pay their fair share…

EDITORIAL: Homeless plan lacks urgency

With a growing number of activists and elected leaders decrying the recent…

Homelessness is like broccoli

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

Mayor Lee is turning San Francisco into a Dickens novel

It’s 8:20 on Tuesday morning, and Division Street is awash with reporters,…