Federal Election Monitors To Observe Alameda County PollsFederal elections monitors will observe voting practices at Alameda County polling places Tuesday to ensure minority voters have equal access to information at the polls, the U.S. Justice Department announced Monday.
State Election Observers To Monitor San Francisco VoteThe California Secretary of State is sending election observers to San Francisco on Tuesday to oversee poll workers and voters as they cast their ballots.
Campaign Headquarters Of SF Mayoral Candidate Chiu BurglarizedThe campaign headquarters for San Francisco mayoral candidate and Board of Supervisors President David Chiu was burglarized and vandalized on Sunday night, campaign officials said Monday.
Candidates Make Last-Minute Push In San FranciscoCandidates for San Francisco mayor, district attorney and sheriff were making a last-minute push ahead of Tuesday's election.
New Allegations Leveled Against SF Mayor's CampaignCity Attorney Dennis Herrera and other mayoral candidates are calling on the district attorney to investigate new money laundering allegations against supporters of Mayor Ed Lee’s mayoral campaign.
Gascon Absent From Final San Francisco DA DebateSan Francisco’s district attorney did not attend Wednesday’s debate—the last before the Nov. 8 election—and his opponents took the absence as an opportunity to say why they are the best candidate to take over the office.
Lee Faces More Misconduct Allegations In SF Mayor’s RaceState Sen. and mayoral candidate Leland Yee on Tuesday accused interim Mayor Ed Lee of more misconduct. Lee’s campaign manager, Bill Barnes, strongly denied the accusations.
Brian Wilson, MC Hammer Star In Video Supporting San Francisco Mayor LeeA YouTube video in support San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee's re-election campaign was released Tuesday featuring local celebrities rapping to MC Hammer’s classic, “2 Legit 2 Quit.”
Phil Matier: Political Fallout From San Francisco Mayoral Ballot FlapArguably, an investigation into the matter would take some time. The political fallout, on the other hand, could be near instantaneous.
SF Mayoral Candidates Call For Elections Monitors, Question Early VotingCandidates vying for the San Francisco’s mayor’s seat are requesting federal and state monitors for the Nov. 8 election after allegations of ballot tampering in early voting.
SF Mayor Lee Wins High School Mock Election; Gascon TrouncedSan Francisco's young people want their interim mayor to stick around for a full term but not their district attorney, according to results of a survey of the city's public high school students released Tuesday.
Proposition B Promises More Funds To Fix SF PotholesThe pace of re-paving roads and filling potholes would pick up in San Francisco if voters approve Proposition B on the November ballot. There would also be money for bicycle and pedestrian safety in this $248 million bond measure.
San Francisco DA Investigates Lee Campaign DonationsSan Francisco District Attorney George Gascon said Wednesday he has opened a criminal investigation into allegations that donors to interim Mayor Ed Lee’s campaign laundered money.
San Francisco Candidates Fill Out Ballots As Early Voting BeginsEarly voting started Tuesday for San Francisco’s Nov. 8 election and many candidates took advantage, filling out their ballots at City Hall.
Few Distinctions In Latest San Francisco Mayoral DebateThe 11 candidates vying to be the next mayor of San Francisco all sounded remarkably similar Monday as they fielded questions about transportation, jobs, homelessness, even public nudity.