Running for mayor is no small feat. It takes endless time, hordes of volunteers, and enormous piles of cash. Just ask Bevan Dufty, who has blown through hundreds of thousands of dollars in nearly two years of running (and who is arguably not one of the two or three frontrunners after all that effort). Or David Chiu, who passed up an offer to become district attorney while earning scorn from progressive kingmakers for supporting Ed Lee for interim mayor. Or Dennis Herrera, whose early fundraising lead may suffer after his campaign consultant, Alex Tourk, resigned last week following allegations of... More >>>