Under the Dome

David Chiu's campaign touts fundraising, poll

The race between the Davids for the state Assembly is rapidly heating…

Ed Lee talks economy and housing on TV

Mayor Ed Lee has been in Washington, D.C., the last few days…

First debate, big endorsement on tap for Assembly seat race

In the first debate between dueling members of the Board of Supervisors…

SF environment department chief Melanie Nutter resigns

The woman who led efforts to make San Francisco a greener city…

Ed Lee's DC trip: US Conference of Mayors meeting and settling a wager

Mayor Ed Lee will be in Washington, D.C., the next few days,…

Ed Lee's State of the City address measured in words

In political speeches, there are the stated titles to help guide listeners…

SFDCCC faces fight over political mailing committee proposal

During every election season in San Francisco, mailboxes are stuffed with leaflets…

Labor group formally supports a $15 minimum wage in San Francisco

Mayor Ed Lee has called for a voter-approved increase to San Francisco's…

David Campos calls for hearing on contracts following Muni article

Last week, SF Weekly reporter Joe Eskenazi penned a cover article, titled…

Ethics reform proponents push for November ballot measure

An ethics reform initiative aimed at preventing members of the Board of…

SF Board of Education backs a sugary drink tax in The City

The San Francisco Board of Education threw its weight behind a proposed…

Supervisors introduce resolution on anti-abortion banners

Banners stating “Abortion hurts women” on Market Street lamp posts became the…

Report: Many flaws in fire department recruitment, hiring processes

An overtime budget that doubled in four years, an unorthodox testing method…

Ed Lee's question time at board involves housing issues

The talk of San Francisco for the last few months has been…

Art Agnos: I am not running for mayor

Art Agnos, the former mayor and state Assembly member, has been mentioned…

Dennis Herrera: Work involving middle class and working families important in coming years

Dennis  Herrera took the oath of  office  for  a new term as…

Gavin Newsom: This tech boom and its impacts will stay longer than the last one

Weighing in on the tech sector and its myriad impacts on San…

An ideological underpinning to the fight over the waterfront

One of the big political fights in San Francisco this year is…

Board of Supervisors committees largely unchanged with new assignments

Supervisor Mark Farrell will continue to chair the Board of Supervisors Budget…

Katy Tang sworn in as supervisor for first elected term

Supervisor  Katy  Tang  took  the  oath  of office Tuesday — the first…