Saturday, September 26, 2020

Tag: Josh Arce

The Agenda: Rose Pak, the devastation of the Eastern Neighborhoods ….

Gordon Chin, a founder and former director of the Chinatown Community Development Center, notes in his book Building Community, Chinatown Style, that for Rose Pak, “all politics are personal.” “Politics...

A love letter from London Breed

Sup. London Breed wasn’t happy with the stories we did this week, and she sent us a rather harsh response: So, when I vote one way, the way you disagree...

The Agenda, Sept. 12-18: A plea for political honesty

(THIS STORY INCLUDES AN UPDATE TO CORRECT AN EARLIER ERROR) The hits just keep on coming, and they are going to continue into the fall. Attack ads and attack websites...

Is Josh Arce supported by the cops?

The support of the Police Officers Association has become a campaign issue in District 9, with Hillary Ronen pointing out that the campaign of her opponent, Josh Arce, is...

Nasty, misogynistic vandals hit Ronen campaign office

Unknown vandals defaced the door of District 9 supe candidate Hillary Ronen last night with an alarmingly misogynist message posted by an apparent supporter of her opponent, Josh Arce.   The...

The SF police union is embarrassing itself and losing its clout

Slowly, but with increasing momentum, the San Francisco Police Officers Association is losing its political clout. At one point, not that long ago, the POA was among the most sought-after...

A new Democratic Party majority in SF shifts left

The San Francisco Democratic Party showed a dramatic political shift last night as the progressives won most of the key endorsements – but not without a fair amount of...

The Agenda, Aug. 8-14: What the money shows in the supes races ….

I just got back from the East Coast, and every time I have to get on an airplane, I seem to learn something new and ugly about the US...

What the DCCC numbers mean

The Democratic County Central Committee races changed the balance of power on that panel – but also have some clues about the direction of local politics this fall. Joe Fitzgerald...

Returning home after the fire: There’s some heartbreak and some hope

  >> A fundraising party has been planned for the victims of the fire at El Rio on Thursday, June 30. Click here for more details.   Residents who were displaced...