The Bay Area Reporter's endorsements for San Francisco and California ballot measures.
The Bay Area Reporter endorses Mark Leno as its first choice for San Francisco mayor.
Usually we are inclined to support incumbents, however, this time, we think challenger Rafael Mandelman is the better choice for District 8 supervisor.
The Bay Area Reporter recommends re-elections San Francisco Superior Court Judges Andrew Cheng, Curtis Karnow, Cynthia Ming-Mei Lee, and Jeffrey Ross, and Alameda County Superior Court Judge Tara Flanagan.
The Bay Area Reporter recommends Berkeley school board member Judy Appel for the 15th Assembly District seat.
Don J. Grundmann, who's running against Dianne Feinstein, Kevin de León, and a bunch of lesser-known candidates for U.S. Senate, unleashed a diatribe of hate directed at the trans community in his official candidate statement.
Tammy Baldwin, the U.S. Senate's first out lesbian member, has been targeted for defeat by Republicans in her re-election bid this November.
We encourage interested community members to attend a meeting this weekend to reinvigorate the long-running Castro Street Fair.