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Legislative aide Cammy Blackstone talks City Hall

Cammy Blackstone is exceptional for many reasons. She’s the voice you hear…

 

Yee ready to bring independent attitude to San Francisco Board of Supervisors

A self-described “blue-collar politician,” the 63-year-old Norman Yee is set to become…

 

San Francisco Board of Supervisors didn’t change it reputation in 2012

In this dangerous world of apocalyptic predictions and government showdowns,  where even…

 

San Francisco supervisors dole out money to various community projects

Starting in July, each member of the board was allocated $100,000 in…

If Santa runs out of lumps of coal, San Francisco Board of Supervisors deserve these under the tree

The holidays are upon us and City Hall is decorated beautifully, complete…

Leland Yee’s gun control measure should fare better this time around

After Friday’s tragic shootings in Connecticut, all eyes are on President Barack…

As Sean Elsbernd is on way out, Chris Jackson trips on way in

Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting was the last for Supervisor Sean Elsbernd,…

The Office of Small Business ain’t TurboTax

In November 2007, voters passed Proposition I, creating the Office of Small…

Proposed rates for CleanPowerSF green energy program rise again

Customers who are automatically enrolled in San Francisco’s ambitious green energy program…

San Francisco gun club at Lake Merced could get temporary reprieve

The cleanup dispute over San Francisco’s lone gun range, at Lake Merced,…

David Campos’ screwy logic is laid bare by Sean Elsbernd

Last week, Supervisor David Campos voted against limiting nudity and in favor…

Ross Mirkarimi recall would make most sense next November

I’m enjoying party season in San Francisco, except for the fact that…

Supreme Court could make holidays merrier for gay couples with the gift of marriage

Same-sex couples in California might get an early Christmas present next week…

Free Muni for youth one step closer to reality following supervisors’ vote

Making Muni free for low-income San Francisco youths could become a reality…

San Francisco supervisors vote to end most public nudity in The City

Angry nudists briefly disrobed and shouted their disapproval at City Hall on…

Free Muni for youths expected to be approved by Board of Supervisors

The long argument over whether to allow low-income youths to ride Muni…

Yee’s margin grows, but still no victor in District 7 supervisor’s race

Even though eight days have passed since the election, no one is…

Election results defy neighborhood identities

With nude protests at City Hall and a steady stream of consumer-product…

F.X. Crowley leading for District 7 supervisor

Labor leader F.X. Crowley has a slight lead in the race to…

Nudists, Nazis and Normalization at a City Hall special meeting

At an aptly titled “special meeting” of the City Operations and Neighborhood…