Stories about Voting

Forget SB 50 — San Francisco needs a bold plan for social housing

European cities show how more than half the housing stock can be taken out of the private market -- and it works.

Sorting out the California presidential primary

The rules are confusing. Read this if you want your vote to count.

Bingeing on dystopia: The politico-cultural decade in review

Foresight is 2020. So what do we make of the fraught and contradictory 2010s, our last chance?

Already, Chesa Boudin is getting attacked in the press

Red-baiting starts before the new DA even takes office -- both nationally and in the Chron.

The future of SF politics

Is young, diverse, progressive -- and winning. The mayor doesn't seem to have noticed. Plus: taxing landlords who leave property vacant. That's The Agenda for Nov. 11-17

Late ballots break in progressive direction

Dean Preston now leads by 35 votes. Chesa Boudin has picked up enough that if the trend continues with the remaining votes, he will be very close.

Latest ballots are trending conservative

Today's results put Brown up by 88 votes and Loftus up by 2,205. There are 70,000 votes to count, so it's way to early to draw conclusions.

Really close races, and we won’t know for days

Trends looking positive for Preston, Boudin -- but it all depends on Election Day VBM votes, which are unpredictable.

First results look very conservative

Early VBM votes favor Brown, Loftus -- and affordable housing is behind. Let's see what the Election Day ballots show.

Election night: Ballot problems in D5

Some precincts had no supervisorial ballots. Some had no power. Both sides scramble for turnout.