Stories about Scott Wiener

Density, neoliberalism, and COVID

SF has allowed developers to build housing and offices for more and more people -- without paying for the infrastructure that we need to take care of them.

Court agrees to put evictions on hold

Under pressure from just about everyone in local politics, Superior Court finally agrees to delay cases for 90 days.

Latest person caught up in scandal was a major political player

Rodrigo Santos was an ally of Ed Lee and Gavin Newsom and gave tens of thousands of dollars to conservative local candidates and pro-development causes.

Final, final results: Progressives win three judges, DCCC

Mary Jung, the former party chair and real-estate lobbyist, loses her seat on the party's policy-making board.

Some surprising political analysis from the local election results

Safai is in trouble. The progressives are winning across the board. A deep dive into the March 3 election results.

Results show strong night for local progressives

Huge numbers of votes still to count, but trends are favoring the local left.

More results: Public defenders winning for judge

Ballot props all passing; Senate race getting closer

First results: A few surprises

Progressives dominate the DCCC; Buttar far behind; propositions close.

Last-minute campaign intelligence — and Election Night Parties

Pelosi is suddenly campaigning, big money in a judicial race, the value of late voting, and where to spend your Tuesday evening .... that's The Agenda for March 2-8

Unlimited growth doesn’t help the local economy

In SF, a rising tide doesn't lift all boats; it drowns the people who can't afford a boat. So why is Scott Wiener pushing a discredited neoliberal agenda?