Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Tag: Mary Jung

Real estate allies want to try again for Ahsha Safai at DCCC

Two of the most conservative, pro-landlord members of the Democratic County Central Committee want to redo the endorsements vote in District 11 in an effort to find a narrow...

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...

Sorting out the DCCC fallout

We are all still sorting through the backroom (and frontroom) deals that went on at the DCCC last night; the panel had to sort through candidates for Board of...

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, Aug15-21: The DCCC, Republican donors, and the supes races …

I am intrigued that a New York Times columnist is startled at the lack of growth in much of the world and the resulting problems for the capitalist economy....

The story Ahsha Safai doesn’t tell in his campaign for supervisor

Ahsha Safai is running for supervisor in District 11 as a labor activist who has the support of some of the city’s unions – and is building some support...

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...

The Agenda, June 13- 20: Losing DCCC members attempt a coup

In what can only be seen as a desperate move to undo the recent election results, a member of the Democratic County Central Committee who lost her seat is...

Election update, Day 4: Progressives solidify gains

The latest round of election results continues yesterday’s pattern: It now appears that the progressive Reform Slate is guaranteed at least 15 seats on the Democratic County Central Committee. Leah...

The lessons of the June 7 election

There are three critical lessons to draw from the election results tonight, and all of them are very good news for the San Francisco left. One: Despite all the money...