Stories about Sonja Trauss

Mayor Breed sides with the Yimbys and developers

Appointments make clear her housing agenda -- which works very well for the developers and speculators, but not for everyone else.

Facebook money pushes Chiu housing bill

Complex regional housing bill is driven by tech and development interests with no concern for out-of-control office growth.

Facebook money and California housing

How Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan are funding a shadow government that’s shaping California and Bay Area housing policy

How the Yimbys got slaughtered in the November SF election

It's hard to campaign to be a neighborhood supervisor when you attack neighborhoods.

Election winners and losers in SF

A lot of votes still to count, but it looks like a big night for progressives -- and a rough night for Big Tech and Real Estate (and the mayor)

Early results show strong progressive vote

Mar, Haney ahead, Walton leading in D10

Dems looking good for the House; what’s happening in D6?

Haney's office overwhelmed with volunteers, but most say this one will be close.

Election night live: Big turnout so far

Check this site for regular updates and analysis as the votes come in.

The Agenda, Election Day edition

The future, the endorsements, the Big Money, and the Election Night parties

Campaign madness: No on C’s bizarre messaging ….

... and a silly Twitter-storm over $150 in D6, where corporate interests are pouring more than half a million dollars into the campaign