Politics

SFO departures hall to be named after Mayor Ed Lee — but not the International Terminal itself

Airport Commission decision comes after a year of lobbying from Chinese community members

San Francisco to shut down juvenile hall

Board voted 10-1 for plan despite mayor’s opposition, calls for reform rather than closure

Breed officially files for re-election with no serious opposition

The deadline for candidates to sign up to run is June 11

The Punch Line may get the last laugh

Legislation to help prevent the displacement of the iconic comedy club moves toward approval

Jane Kim to lead Bay Area campaign for Bernie Sanders

The Vermont senator backed Kim in her 2016 state Senate run and push for Free City College

SF mayor unveils $12.2 billion budget with more than $1 billion in new spending

Breed: ‘I’m proud of the investments we are making’ in shelter beds, teacher stipends, public toilets

Pelosi slams Facebook over doctored video

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sharply criticized Facebook for not taking down a doctored video of her.

New subsidy program could make senior housing more affordable

Proposal by Board President Norman Yee would affect units currently in pipeline

Mayor Breed rejects call for Chief Scott to step down over Adachi leak

Spokesperson: ‘The mayor has not asked the chief to resign and she is not asking for his resignation’

Voters could be asked to approve massive expansion of mental health, substance abuse services

Proposed ballot measure seeks to address lack of options for those seeking treatment

NAACP throws support behind police chief after call for his resignation

Chief came under fire after raid on journalist’s home

Haney calls for growing housing bond to include ‘a lot more’ mental health services

Mayor London Breed on Friday increased the proposed measure to $600 million

Police chief acknowledges raid on journalist’s home may have violated state laws

Admission marks major turnaround for department after outrage over First Amendment violation

Deal reached to fund Free City College, withdraw ballot measure

City to provide $15 million annually for 10 years toward tuition subsidy program for SF residents

Tax on Uber, Lyft rides rolls toward the ballot

Measure has support of Mayor London Breed, most of Board of Supervisors

Voters could give public, Board of Supervisors greater say over homeless department

Supervisor Matt Haney introduced charter amendment Tuesday creating new oversight commission

Showdown looms over ‘contentious’ proposal to compel homeless into treatment

Unclear if Conservatorship legislation has votes to win approval by the Board of Supervisors

Facing scrutiny, Mayor Breed says she’s ‘not okay’ with police raids on journalists

‘The more we learn, the less appropriate it looks to me,’ mayor says of SFPD action

The raid on a journalist’s home is San Francisco’s disgrace — and it has only gotten worse

San Francisco’s crackdown on a journalist in an effort to uncover his…

San Francisco’s homeless population is on the rise

Early results of 2019 count shows over 1,000 more people homeless than in previous years