On Friday July 27 Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom came out in support of a controversial plan to allow local governments to seize underwater properties and restructure the debts.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry and California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom staged something of a bipartisan summit Thursday in Austin, where a delegation from the Golden State came to see how jobs are being created in the Lone Star State.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday he is ditching the San Francisco state office building where the lieutenant governor typically works in favor of hipper digs in the city’s South of Market neighborhood.
Gavin Newsom pledged to bring more of California’s entrepreneurial spirit to the state Capitol as he was sworn in Monday as California’s 49th lieutenant governor.
San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom has delayed his swearing in as lieutenant governor to prevent the current left-leaning board of supervisors from electing an interim mayor.
The exact date of San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom’s swearing-in as lieutenant governor of the state still remains unclear, but his campaign announced Friday the date of his post-inaugural celebration will be Jan. 10.
The chances of San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom delaying his swearing-in Monday as lieutenant governor of California have changed from highly improbable to “likely,” a mayoral spokesman said Wednesday.
Newsom has made clear that he didn’t want the interim mayor to be anyone who would run for election in November.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday night decided on a process on how to pick an interim mayor to replace Lt. Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, but shelved choosing the new mayor for at least two more weeks.
There’s a move underway at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to select a new Mayor now, rather than wait until Gavin Newsom leaves office in January.