supervisor race

When Supervisor David Campos, center, vacates his seat in 2016, Edwin Lindo, left, and Hillary Ronen, right, will vie for Campos’ famously left-leaning District 9 seat on the Board of Supervisors, which is expected to favor progressives in a 6-5 split. (Courtesy photos)

Two candidates could split vote in race for District 9 seat

A new candidate has jumped into what may be one of San…


The Democratic County Central Committee, file photo, August 13, 2015. Tom Hsieh, second from left, is levying accusations of voter fraud this week. Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/SF Examiner

Voter fraud accusations reveal web of ethics-challenged electoral allies

The sordid Chinatown ballot-fraud saga came to a close last night at…


Sonja Trauss, founder of the San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation, says her group's goals are aligned with those who have money. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SFBARF goes for progressives’ political jugular

The San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation, or SFBARF, is waging a…