Ross Mirkarimi's New Lawyer, David Waggoner, Has Beaten Ethics Commission Repeatedly

The mayor and city attorney earlier today disseminated their case against suspended…

    Wed Mar 21st, 2012 4:35pm By Joe Eskenazi

Ross Mirkarimi's No. 2, Ellen Brin, Is Dennis Herrera's “Cousin”

Could a situation in which the county's sheriff has been sentenced to…

    Mon Mar 19th, 2012 12:35pm By Joe Eskenazi

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