Stories about Norman Yee
The big policy ideas right now are not coming out of the Mayor's Office.
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.
... and shocking data on Black unemployment during the tech boom. That's The Agenda for Jan. 14-20
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.
... and a pricey inauguration for a governor who has no apparent concept of the problem of economic inequality. That's The Agenda for Jan. 7-13.
What direction do the progressives want to take in the next two years?
Why is it a problem that a progressive woman is openly campaigning for the job?