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  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    Andrea Shorter, City Commissioner, Fined $800 by State Political Body

    Andrea Shorter, the longtime city commissioner who spearheaded a group of well-funded domestic violence activists that drove Supervisor Christina Olague from office, has been fined for failing to report her own sources of funding. The Fair Political Practices Commission yesterday approved an $800 fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Dan Richards, Happy Cougar Hunter, Doesn't Have to Pay a Fine for His Kill

    Animal lovers and Dan Richards haters will be  unhappy when they hear the news that the state's Fish and Game chief who was busted hunting a mountain lion earlier this year, dodged having to pay a fine for his killing excursion. According to press reports, Richards received nothing more than a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2010

    Twitter, Facebook Face Political Regulation

    Get ready to regulate! ​Partisan political bloggers wouldn't have to disclose being compensated by political campaigns under proposed regulations"I Gavin Newsom; I Ndorsed this Tweet."The above message may be coming to your computer or phone before too long, if the state's top political watchdog h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Ethics Commission Officer: Large, Delinquent Donor -- Think Mormons, Prop. 8 -- Would Have 'No Repercussions' in S.F.

    We wrote earlier today about how the Mormon Church, under scrutiny from the Fair Political Practices Commission, disclosed it contributed nearly $190,000 to pass Proposition 8. While the secretary of state and the FPPC monitor expenditures for statewide elections, here in San Francisco that job sole ... More >>

  • News

    November 22, 2006

    Fall Gal

    A money-laundering scandal may have helped bring down former Secretary of State Kevin Shelley. But indicted political maven Julie Lee stands to pay the ultimate price.

  • News

    September 10, 1997

    Giving Away the Hospital

    University of California regents are set to vote next week on finalizing a merger of the UCSF Medical Center with Stanford University's health service. Supporters claim the merger -- a transfer of $380 million in public assets to the private sector -- is

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