SFExaminer editorial

Feds, Cup must stop tug of war over Alcatraz

Oops. Apparently it had not occurred to the city and county of…

 

SF Examiner turns page with new ownership

The San Francisco Examiner has a rich and storied history dating back…

 

Muni throwing away millions on project delays

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has 29 major infrastructure and rehabilitation…

 

Oversight needed on contract change orders

Nearly $300 million in additional unplanned costs for San Francisco projects in…

City should cancel dog-killer artist commission

It boggles the mind that officials in a city named for St.…

Vicious cycle of chronic homelessness must end

San Francisco is one of the most beautiful, cultural cities in the…

Disclosing how politicians spend our money

One of the reasons California’s government is so dysfunctional is that it’s…

Park project delays may hurt future bond measures

In the campaign for Proposition A, a $185 million park bond measure…

State redistricting by citizens beats politicians

There were high hopes when voters approved Propositions 11 and 20 to…

Labor unions trying to derail initiative system

This October will mark the 100th anniversary of the initiative process in…

AB 350: Yet another perverse job-killing bill

Democratic legislators in Sacramento have sponsored so many anti-business bills in the…

Some SF schools have not a drop to drink

With San Francisco (like much of California) being such a bastion of…

Mayor Ed Lee is off to a strong start for The City

As Ed Lee finishes his second month as San Francisco’s interim mayor,…

Fiscal panel blew chance to tell whole truth

Here’s why President Barack Obama’s National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform…

Examiner Editorial: A muted cheer for Obama’s energy decision

President Barack Obama deserves credit for letting Virginia become the first state…

Examiner Editorial: Ford on a roll after spurning federal bailout

Automakers from around the world gathered in the Motor City this week…

Examiner Editorial: Time for sit-down protests by Capitol Hill journalists

For decades, among the first thing cub reporters learned when covering local…

Examiner Editorial: Christmas works for the hopeful — and cynics, too

Christmas (now often relabeled as “the Holidays” for maximum political correctness) tends…

Examiner Editorial: Democrats glare through the looking glass

Only in the nation’s capital could people pushing Obamacare keep a straight…