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San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Lieutenant Gov.-Elect Newsom Delays Swearing-In

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/03/2011

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Newsom To Delay Assuming Lt. Gov. Office Over Mayoral Replacement

Newsom has made clear that he didn’t want the interim mayor to be anyone who would run for election in November.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/17/2010

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Proposed Law Would Close Golden Gate Park Overnight

San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park and McLaren Park would be closed to the public between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. under legislation proposed this week by Mayor Gavin Newsom.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/16/2010

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San Francisco Mayor Newsom Collects World Series Bet; Ribs Arlington Mayor

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom enjoyed some ribs from Arlington, Texas, last week as he cashed in on a World Series bet between the two cities.

CBS San Francisco–12/09/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom meets with homeless people as they wait in line for services at the San Francisco Project Homeless Connect February 28, 2007 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Newsom Leaves Lasting Legacy For San Francisco’s Homeless

“Project Homeless Connect” has been San Francisco’s crown jewel in dealing with the city’s chronic homeless problem.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/08/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Mayor Newsom Won’t Be Replaced Immediately

A push at the San Francisco Board of Supervisors to pick Mayor Newsom’s replacement immediately has derailed.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/17/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

San Francisco Supes Decide How To Pick Newsom’s Replacement

San Francisco supervisors were meeting late Tuesday afternoon to vote on whether to begin the selection process for outgoing Mayor Gavin Newsom’s replacement.

CBS San Francisco–11/16/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

San Francisco Mayor Forms Group To Shrink City Pensions

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom is taking another stab at city pension reform by convening a new working group to find a way to reduce future pension costs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/11/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Want To Choose New Mayor Sooner Than Later

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/10/2010

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (AP)

Gavin Newsom’s Political Future Brightens With Lt. Governor Win

The mayor best-known for opening City Hall to same-sex weddings won decisively last week to be the state’s next lieutenant governor.

CBS San Francisco–11/07/2010

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