Jim Lazarus

Harvey Milk

Supervisor Drums Up Support For Renaming SFO After Harvey Milk

A San Francisco supervisor has been trying to drum up support for a ballot measure that would rename San Francisco International Airport after gay rights icon Harvey Milk.

02/22/2013

A California polling place

SF Revives Push To Ditch Ranked Choice Voting

Runoff elections between the top two vote-getters would decide contests for mayor, sheriff, city attorney, district attorney, treasurer and assessor where no candidate got a 50 percent plus one vote majority.

06/14/2012

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Measure Would Increase Businesses That Pay SF Tax

A tax ballot measure that’s being introduced this week at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors would dramatically increase the number of businesses that pay into the business tax.

06/12/2012

San Francisco Municipal Railway (MUNI) cable car operator Frank Ware competes during the 47th annual Cable Car Bell Ringing contest June 9, 2009 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Poll Finds San Franciscan’s Happy With Lawmakers, Quality Of Life

The Chamber of Commerce’s annual CityBeat Poll shows Mayor Ed Lee has a 68 percent approval rating and gives glimpses of the city’s quality of life.

02/28/2012