Pick For Interim San Francisco Mayor Upsets Black Community ActivistsSome booed and yelled "shame" when supervisors chose a white man who represents an affluent part of San Francisco over a black woman who grew up in public housing near City Hall.
San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim Launches Mayoral BidSan Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim joined a growing field of candidates applying to be the next mayor of San Francisco by filing paperwork at the elections office Wednesday.
State Sen. Mark Leno Could Challenge Ed Lee In 2015 San Francisco Mayor’s RaceThe race for mayor in San Francisco could become a serious showdown. Rumors of State Sen. Mark Leno challenging incumbent Mayor Ed Lee are picking up steam, and Leno is not denying the possibility of a campaign.
SF Supervisors Consider Revamp, Repeal Of Ranked-Choice Voting San Francisco's ranked-choice voting system is being flushed out before the Board of Supervisors.
Early Results Show Lee Ahead In San Francisco Mayor’s RaceInterim Mayor Ed Lee held a wide lead Tuesday against a diverse slate of candidates, in a mayor’s race that could take days to settle.
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.
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.
San Francisco Dog Owners Get Politically-MindedThey say every dog has its day. In San Francisco, a growing group of politically-minded dog owners certainly hopes it's true for them.