Stories about Progressives
Chesa Boudin, a deputy public defender whose life has been shaped by the criminal justice system, offers a new perspective in a campaign dominated by tough-on-crime candidates.
Plus: Yee puts progressives in control of key committees.
Chiu and Wiener slate wins with candidates who do not represent a winning strategy for 2020.
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?
Sorting out the president's impetuous moves in Syria and Afghanistan
Progressives take on Chiu and Yimbys in key January vote. Plus: A chance to go to Cuba (without following the rules) ... That's The Agenda, Holiday Week Edition
The deal she cut to remain speaker means she plans to step down in 2022 -- which will set off a wild campaign for one of the most coveted jobs in SF politics.