Tom Ammiano

Reform Slate is what SF Democrats deserve

San Franciscans can take a major step toward preserving The City’s unique…

 

Who’s afraid of the Public Advocate?

I’ll let you in on a little secret: The one thing that…

 

Republican clown car is no joke

As the clown car filled with Republican presidential candidates moves its sideshow…

 

Supervisor Scott Wiener confirms long-rumored State Senate run

Supervisor Scott Wiener announced his candidacy for the State Senate, today. His…

On Guard: Early battles in race for Senate

The first skirmish in San Francisco's state Senate race is slated for…

Chiu moves on to Assembly after Campos concedes

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu claimed the Assembly District 17 seat…

Former Bay Guardian staff rally across the street from San Francisco Media Company

On the first Wednesday on which no San Francisco Bay Guardian was…

Tom Ammiano introduces Ellis Act legislation in Sacramento

Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, introduced a bill Friday that would enable…

State law will require OT for domestic workers

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Thursday that will temporarily require…

Supervisor David Chiu announces his candidacy for California assembly

San Francisco Board of Supervisors president David Chiu today announced his candidacy…

Federal memo sparks last-minute push to regulate medical marijuana

Inspired by a federal Justice Department memo, a long-stymied effort to regulate…

CleanPowerSF needs rates to be set to begin

I often tell people it's important to speak truth to power. Today…

S.F. Supervisor David Campos announces run for California Assembly

San Francisco Supervisor David Campos announced Thursday that he plans to run…

S.F. lawmaker’s ‘homeless bill of rights’ passes state Assembly committee

A sweeping “bill of rights” for the homeless has cleared its first…

Bill would add distracted driving question to driver's license application

State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano wants the state’s drivers to be aware of…

State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano wants all new bridges to have suicide barriers

Bridges being built or rebuilt using state or federal money should consider…

San Francisco legislators are eager to reform Proposition 13 and related tax policies

It is easy to spark a lively debate in California with just…

Lawmakers Leno and Ammiano re-elected, while Hill heads to Senate

As expected, three state lawmakers from the Bay Area were easily re-elected…

San Francisco’s lawmakers among Capitol’s most independent

San Francisco’s state lawmakers are firmly Democratic, and there is hardly any…

Little drama in rematches for state Assembly seats that represent San Francisco

Two Democrats vying to represent the west side of San Francisco and…