Protesters Shouting Racial Slurs Disrupt San Francisco Mayoral Candidate ForumSan Francisco’s mayoral race took a nasty turn over the weekend during a candidate forum which was disrupted by protesters hurling racial slurs.
New TV Ad Makes Waves In San Francisco Mayoral RacesA new ad claims there was dirty back room dealing in the selection of San Francisco's new interim mayor.
San Francisco Mayor's Race Draws Crowded FieldEight candidates had qualified by Tuesday morning to run in San Francisco's mayoral race and the ballot could become even more crowded .
Former Legislator Mark Leno Enters San Francisco Mayoral RaceFormer California State Senator and Assemblyman Mark Leno on Monday became the latest politician to join the growing field of candidates running for mayor of San Francisco.
Onetime SF Supervisor Angela Alioto To Run For MayorFormer San Francisco Supervisor Angela Alioto on Monday told KPIX 5 she has taken out papers to run for San Francisco Mayor.
State Senator Mark Leno Announces 2019 Run For San Francisco MayorState Sen. Mark Leno on Thursday announced that he plans to run for mayor of San Francisco, making him the first person to announce his candidacy.
State Lawmakers In Tough Spot With Gov. Brown's Low-Income Housing DealCalifornia legislative leaders seeking a big influx of money for low-income housing got Gov. Jerry Brown on board, but there's a catch: Lawmakers will have to approve Brown's contested proposal to speed approval for developments that include affordable units.
Police Misconduct Files Could Be Made Public Under New California Transparency BillDetails of investigations involving police misconduct and police shootings could be disclosed to California residents under a new bill introduced in the state Legislature Friday.
State Lawmakers Block Bill To Regulate E-Cigarettes; SF Senator Leno Renounces His Own BillA California legislative panel opted not to vote Wednesday during a heated hearing on a bill that would regulate e-cigarettes as tobacco products after lawmakers gutted its key provision.
California State Sen. Mark Leno Wants To Raise State Minimum Wage To $13 An HourCalifornia state Sen. Mark Leno is pushing a plan to raise the state's minimum wage to $13 an hour, but some critics say the wage increase would be a "job killer".
State Of California Stiffs Bird Rescuers With Bill Over Mystery GooInternational Bird Rescue in Fairfield says the State of California will not reimburse them for the money they spent cleaning up hundreds of birds injured during the recent “mystery goo” spill in the Bay.
Bay Area Lawmaker Proposes Banning E-Cigarettes In California Bars, Public BuildingsSB140 by Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco, would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes. That would prohibit Californians from using the devices in restaurants, buses, hospitals and other places they cannot smoke.