Politics

Study finds SFPD patrol staffing ‘severely inadequate’

Consultant recommends redistributing officers to improve response times

Legislation would give the state’s blessing to affordable housing on church properties

Senate Bill 899 would allow up to 150 units without requiring rezoning

Sally Stephens: Waiting for the 11th hour to vote

I have never had so much trouble deciding who to vote for in an election as I had this year.

Rev. Norman Fong retires after a life of activism seen ‘through the lens of faith’

Chinatown CDC leader’s career joined need for justice with an eye for balance

SF’s top homeless official to step down, assume new city role

Kositsky to take new position managing Health Streets Operation Center

Dennis Richards formally stepping down from Planning Commission

Commissioner took leave in December due to dispute with DBI

Elizabeth Warren will drop out of presidential race

WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren has decided to drop out of the presidential…

Progressive campaign consultant allegedly assaults former Chesa Boudin campaign staffer

Venerated progressive campaign consultant Jim Stearns allegedly assaulted a former campaign staffer of Chesa Boudin Tuesday night at an election party,according to witnesses.

Some politicos make a weak showing in Democratic Party race

Name recognition usually a big factor in low profile race

More than 100K ballots remaining to count by the SF Department of Elections

There remain more than 100,000 ballots left to count from Tuesday’s primary…

Bernie Sanders sweeps San Francisco while Biden surges nationwide

Supporters call for progressive unity as Democratic primary race narrows

Primary night parties in San Francisco

Politicos and supporters gathered at venues across San Francisco to watch the…

  • Mar 3, 2020

Biden’s Super Tuesday surge proves real, deflating Sanders’ run

Joe Biden spent a year limping through the Democratic campaign, shadowed by questions about his ability to win the presidential nomination.

Bernie Sanders wins California on Super Tuesday

California, the marquee prize of the 14-state voting bonanza of Super Tuesday, has sided with Sen. Bernie Sanders

Prop. E ahead to tie office development to construction of affordable housing

Voters on Tuesday appeared to favor a ballot measure that would restrict…

SF voters electing three new judges to serve on the bench

Early election results released Tuesday night show two public defenders and a…

Voters back Prop. A to spend $845M on CCSF facilities upgrades

Measure will allow college district to build new facilities, deal with maintenance backlog

Former Housing Authority employees look likely to get retiree health benefits

Proposition C could apply to around 50 employees affected by city takeover of agency

Prop. D’s vacancy storefront tax moves ahead with latest results

After trailing at the polls for most of election night Tuesday, a…

Joe Biden edges Bernie Sanders in Minnesota presidential primary

Former Vice President Joe Biden won a surprising come-from-behind victory in the Minnesota Democratic presidential primary Tuesday night