Stories about Campaigns

Sorting out the California presidential primary

The rules are confusing. Read this if you want your vote to count.

Preston to join board Dec. 17

New supe will be the first Democratic Socialist on the board since Harry Britt.

Control of SF Democratic Party up for grabs in March

DCCC Chair Campos has a slate of candidates -- and it appears that the mayor and the conservative interests do too.

Mayor pulls poison-pill office development measure

Facing likely defeat, Breed backs off attempt to undermine office-housing linkage campaign.

Already, Chesa Boudin is getting attacked in the press

Red-baiting starts before the new DA even takes office -- both nationally and in the Chron.

The future of SF politics

Is young, diverse, progressive -- and winning. The mayor doesn't seem to have noticed. Plus: taxing landlords who leave property vacant. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17

Preston, Boudin are winners as vote-count nears finish

Stunning victories for progressive candidates are also major losses for Mayor Breed.

The Street Sheet: 30 years of journalism by and for homeless people

For three decades, the publication has allowed the unhoused to write their stories -- and make some income.

Breed’s popularity dropping rapidly

Recent poll numbers show major slide in the past eight months; could this impact the Nov. 5 election?

Who’s paying for a D5 poll aimed at attacking Preston?

Someone is spending money on poll-testing ways to go after the challenger -- but it's not clear who, and how that will effect spending limits.