Chinese American Voters Education Committee

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    David Lee Dinged for Failing to Report Income

    On the heels of the state's Fair Political Practices Commission popping city commissioner Andrea Shorter for failing to disclose her income on conflict of interest statements, another city politico has received a terse letter from Sacramento. David Lee, a former Parks and Recreation Commissioner and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    David Lee Files to Run Against Eric Mar in District 1

    Eric Mar, the supervisor who has kept The Richmond safe from Happy Meals, stripper vans, and a bizarre combination of both is checking his rearview mirror today. David Lee, a longtime Mar critic, S.F. State lecturer, and executive director of the Chinese American Voter Education Committee (CAVEC) of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Does David Chiu Have a Chinatown Problem?

    It's Chinatown, David. It's Chinatown. ​Also, is John Avalos really feeling it in District 11? Absorbing a beating is never enjoyable -- unless, of course, you're into that kind of thing. Presuming you aren't, getting your behind kicked is even less palatable when it takes place in your home terri ... More >>

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    March 16, 2011

    Asian Boom: Demographic Map Reveals Growth in Southeast S.F.

    ​Last week, SF Weekly wrote about how the Asian-American ascendancy in San Francisco politics is reflected in demographic trends revealed by the latest census -- specifically, a growing proportion of Asians in the city.The above map gives us a quick but detailed snapshot of that change. Incorporat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    San Francisco Becoming More Asian and It's Playing Out in Politics

    A shifting political landscape​In a year that has been marked by Asian ascendancy in city politics -- including the appointment of the city's first Chinese-American Mayor Ed Lee  -- U.S. Census Bureau data released today highlights an interesting yet not so surprising fact: San Francisco is b ... More >>

  • News

    November 17, 2010
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    October 27, 2010

    The Identity Card

    Voting by race has made the city's political representation more Asian. It could be what puts 33-year-old Jane Kim on the board of supervisors.

  • News

    September 17, 2003

    Blowing It

    How San Francisco elections officials dropped the ball on instant runoff voting

  • News

    August 30, 2000

    The Revolution is Canceled

    How the grand plan for district elections could backfire

  • News

    March 25, 1998

    Block Party

    Rose Tsai, Julie Lee, and the Neighbors' Association are set to tuck into a heaping helping of Willie Brown's majority

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