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Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerCammy Blackstone

Legislative aide Cammy Blackstone talks City Hall

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

 

S.F. Examiner File PhotoNorman Yee was born and raised in Chinatown and worked in his father's Noe Valley grocery store.

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…

 

Among other important supervisorial business this year

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

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

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerTermed-out District 7 Supervisor Sean Elsbernd allocated $7

San Francisco supervisors dole out money to various community projects

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

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerTermed-out District 7 Supervisor Sean Elsbernd allocated $7
Sean Elsbernd: For this termed-out supervisor

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…

Sean Elsbernd: For this termed-out supervisor
Former state Sen. Leland Yee was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

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…

Former state Sen. Leland Yee was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
S.F. Examiner File PhotoIt’s in the mail

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,…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoIt’s in the mail
Courtesy PhotoPixar that: When voters approved Proposition I in 2007

The Office of Small Business ain’t TurboTax

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

Courtesy PhotoPixar that: When voters approved Proposition I in 2007
Gil Riego Jr./Special to The S.F. ExaminerGreener: Solar panels gleam by the Sunset Reservoir; activists want The City to increase its green power production and cut rates.

Proposed rates for CleanPowerSF green energy program rise again

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

Gil Riego Jr./Special to The S.F. ExaminerGreener: Solar panels gleam by the Sunset Reservoir; activists want The City to increase its green power production and cut rates.
boltron-/Flickr (CC)The SFPUC took over Pacific Rod and Gun Club's lease in May

San Francisco gun club at Lake Merced could get temporary reprieve

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

boltron-/Flickr (CC)The SFPUC took over Pacific Rod and Gun Club's lease in May
Courtesy PhotoNude awakening: Supervisor Sean Elsbernd blasted his colleague’s logic on public nudity and Muni funding.

David Campos’ screwy logic is laid bare by Sean Elsbernd

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

Courtesy PhotoNude awakening: Supervisor Sean Elsbernd blasted his colleague’s logic on public nudity and Muni funding.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoA recall for Ross Mirkarimi is uncertain at this time despite several groups considering it.

Ross Mirkarimi recall would make most sense next November

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

S.F. Examiner File PhotoA recall for Ross Mirkarimi is uncertain at this time despite several groups considering it.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoWedding bells: Amber Weiss

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…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoWedding bells: Amber Weiss
S.F. Examiner File PhotoSplit decision: Supervisors were split on whether Muni funds should be used for youth passes or system upgrades.

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…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoSplit decision: Supervisors were split on whether Muni funds should be used for youth passes or system upgrades.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerDistraught and disrobed: Protesters bared their feelings and bodies Tuesday as supervisors voted on a public nudity ban.

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

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

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerDistraught and disrobed: Protesters bared their feelings and bodies Tuesday as supervisors voted on a public nudity ban.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoBig decision: City supervisors will vote today on whether to support using a Muni windfall on free passes for low-income youths or system upgrades.

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…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoBig decision: City supervisors will vote today on whether to support using a Muni windfall on free passes for low-income youths or system upgrades.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAlthough no winner has been announced

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…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAlthough no winner has been announced
S.F. Examiner File PhotoBig upset: London Breed

Election results defy neighborhood identities

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

S.F. Examiner File PhotoBig upset: London Breed
S.F. Examiner File PhotoF.X. Crowley has a lead in the race for District 7

F.X. Crowley leading for District 7 supervisor

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

S.F. Examiner File PhotoF.X. Crowley has a lead in the race for District 7
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSeriously

Nudists, Nazis and Normalization at a City Hall special meeting

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

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSeriously