Stories about Mandelman
In direct rebuke to mayor, board says that a developer can't buy off the city when it comes to blocking sunshine in a crowded neighborhood.
Ignoring 40 years of precedent, mayor appoints a political ally who has no ties to the organized tenant community.
Vallie Brown is the incumbent, but it appears that Preston is the front-runner in the D5 race.
Mar and eight colleagues support plan to limit pay-to-play and secret independent-expenditure campaigns.
Mayor, supes have some competing priorities for money from education fund. Plus a vacancy tax -- and why we need it. That's The Agenda for Feb. 4-11.
Plus: Yee puts progressives in control of key committees.
The first assignments are not a sign of what the new board president is going to do.
Some progressives side with moderates to elect a cautious, compromise leader -- but Ronen emerges with a powerful political base.
Progressives celebrate in Chinatown as Newsom puts out meaningless platitudes that ignore the issue of massive wealth inequality.
... plus transit justice -- and has Willie Brown forgotten his entire political career? That's The Agenda, New Year's Week edition