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January 11, 2011 | 5:42 pm

Mayor Ed Lee’s Inaugural Address

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To be honest, “inaugural address” seems a little grandiose. Mayor Edwin M. Lee’s first talk to the city he’s leading was serious and self-effacing but also down to earth. He thanked those who have promoted him for the mayor’s job and entrusted him with the responsibility; he talked about his past, what he believes in, […]

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The SF Supes Quest for an Interim Mayor

January 11, 2011 | 4:14 pm

The SF Supes Quest for an Interim Mayor

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The search for an interim mayor of San Francisco mayor has been full of twists, turns, and dare we say…excitement. As Ed Lee is sworn in as the 43rd mayor of the City by the Bay, let’s look back at how this great adventure played out. Follow the quest more closely with KQED News Editor […]

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January 4, 2011 | 7:30 pm

Live Blog: SF Supervisors Consider New Mayor

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The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is in Hour Six Seven Eight Nine of a marathon meeting. The big item on its agenda: Whether it should proceed to appoint an interim mayor to replace Gavin Newsom, California’s not-quite-lieutenant governor. The board held a long back and forth over the legalities involved. Supervisor Chris Daly, whose […]

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December 13, 2010 | 8:59 am

S.F.’s Next Mayor: Puppet Theater Edition

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The San Francisco Board of Supervisors will have a full plate Tuesday. It’s facing a reported ultimatum to give Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, the Bay Area’s wealthiest human, to deliver on a package of goodies including long-term waterfront development rights or risk losing the Cup to an unnamed bidder. The board is also slated to […]

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