Michela Alioto-Pier

SF Examiner file photoCarmen Chu.

Lee picks might give him an edge

Mayor Ed Lee may soon find himself once again wielding his appointment…

 

Rivals gather to denounce front-running San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

Five candidates in the mayoral race gathered on the steps of City…

 

Not affiliated: Mayor Ed Lee says he isn’t connected to his supporters’ independent expenditure groups. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Not affiliated: Mayor Ed Lee says he isn’t connected to his supporters’ independent expenditure groups. (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Ballot claim in San Francisco spurs call for probe of Ed Lee backers

Allegations of voter manipulation by an independent expenditure group supporting Ed Lee…

 

Michela Alioto-Pier (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Michela Alioto-Pier (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

SF mayoral candidate bio: Michela Alioto-Pier

Michela Alioto-Pier Age: 43 Current job: Mayoral candidate Party affiliation: Democrat Platform:…

Michela Alioto-Pier (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)Michela Alioto-Pier (Mike Koozmin/The Examiner)

Al Gore endorses Alioto-Pier in SF mayoral race

Former Vice President Al Gore has weighed in on the San Francisco…

As Ed Lee jumps in, mayor's race thrown a curveball

Even Ed Lee probably couldn’t tell you exactly when he decided he…

Ed Lee can run, but can’t hide from questions if he runs for San Francisco mayor

As Mayor Ed Lee appears poised to declare his candidacy for mayor,…

Alioto -Pier hires medical-pot campaigner to manage San Francisco mayoral run

Former Supervisor Michela Alioto-Pier has hired a new manager to take the…

Michela Alioto-Pier to elected officials: ‘decline this ill-timed raise’

After The San Francisco Examiner reported that San Francisco’s elected officials will…

Michela Alioto-Pier explains run for mayor

Former District 2 Supervisor Michela Alioto-Pier is officially kicking off her run…

Supervisors' winter recess starts Wednesday

With the holiday season, City Hall becomes quiet. On Wednesday, the Board…

City resolution would formalize swans’ protection

Swans may not only gain an official welcome from The City but…

Commissioner apologizes for Sicilian remarks

A Planning Commissioner apologized Thursday for making remarks about Sicilians and cash…

Child-care groups not playing nice

Bungled oversight and jumbled responsibility resulted in nearly $1 million of San…

Sit-lie supporter cop campaigning in uniform

The folks behind Proposition L, the sit-lie law known as Civil Sidewalks,…

Wheelchair ramp approved for board chamber at $450K

A plan to make the historic Board of Supervisors’ chamber wheelchair-accessible carried…

Alioto-Pier targets stretch of Van Ness in legislation

Mayor Gavin Newsom isn’t the only one attempting to crack down on…

Jobs a casualty in SFFD takeover of the Presidio; Alioto-Pier's office responds

Negotiations between The City and the federal government for the Fire Department…

Griffin: Alioto-Pier remains voters’ fave

On Tuesday, I got to peek at the results of an internal…

Legal fight unfinished over supe term limits

City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed an appeal Wednesday seeking to shoot down…