Ed Lee Elected Mayor, Ross Mirkarimi and George Gascón Win Their Seats

Interim mayor Ed Lee became San Francisco's first Chinese American elected mayor.…

    Wed Nov 9th, 2011 4:35pm By Ellen Huet

State Election Monitors to Observe S.F. Voting Tomorrow

The California Secretary of State is sending election observers to oversee poll…

    Mon Nov 7th, 2011 3:05pm By Erin Sherbert

“San Francisco Deserves a Gay Mayor,” Claims Bevan Dufty Mailer

There are plenty of reasons to like Bevan Dufty — his sunny…

    Thu Nov 3rd, 2011 3:35pm By Joe Eskenazi

Dennis Herrera's Spokesman Backs Boss' Opponent in Mayoral Race

As the old adage warns, don't bite the hand that feeds you.…

    Mon Oct 31st, 2011 7:25am By Erin Sherbert

Dennis Herrera Slammed — for Advising Against Breaking the Law

The Chronicle's front-page salvo against Dennis Herrera today was something of a…

    Wed Oct 26th, 2011 4:00pm By Joe Eskenazi

Mayoral Candidates Answer: What Book Can't You Finish?

When I was a high school senior, I had a girlfriend who…

Chinese Voters Set to Play Major Role in Mayor's Race

Traditionally unenthusiastic at election time, Chinese-American voters are more interested than other…

    Mon Oct 17th, 2011 1:34pm By Peter Jamison

George Gascón and Dennis Herrera Share Consultants. Is That a Problem?

We all know the query about who will watch the watchmen. But…

    Fri Oct 14th, 2011 1:11pm By Joe Eskenazi

DA Launches Criminal Investigation into Mayor Ed Lee's Donors

District Attorney George Gascón refused to investigate previous accusations of questionable ethics…

    Wed Oct 12th, 2011 2:50pm By Erin Sherbert

Ed Lee's Alleged Money-Laundering Is Manna From Heaven for Dennis Herrera

City Attorney Dennis Herrera is calling for a criminal investigation into new…

    Fri Oct 7th, 2011 11:45am By Erin Sherbert