Rose Pak Threatens City Hall Blockade Over Stockton Street ProposalOne of San Francisco's biggest political power brokers is threatening to blockade City Hall with thousands of vehicles if officials try to make busy Stockton Street a pedestrian-only area.
Phil Matier: Re-Election Signals Behind The Scenes Victory For SF's ChiuHis re-election was opposed by a number of board members and former ally, Chinatown political powerhouse Rose Pak.
Herrara Blasts, Mayor Lee Defends SF Chinatown Subway PlanSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee found himself defending the Central Subway after a rival mayoral candidate, City Attorney Dennis Herrera, criticized the project's spiraling costs and dwindling ridership projections.
Phil Matier: Expect San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee To Declare Candidacy On MondayEvery indication is that interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee will announce very soon that he’s entering the mayor’s race to seek a full term, according to KCBS and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier.
San Francisco's Asian American Community Backs Mayoral Front Runner Ed LeeOne of the city’s most powerful lobbying groups has thrown its weight behind appointing City Administrator Ed Lee to serve as interim mayor.