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 Online Extra: LGBTQ Update: Anti-LGBT Dixon vice mayor loses re-election

Online Extra: LGBTQ Update: Anti-LGBT Dixon vice mayor loses re-election

By Alex Madison

Anti-gay vice mayor loses re-election in Dixon, CA; nonbinary employee files complaints against progressive Oregon bookstore; San Mateo Pride center gets grant.

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By Matthew S. Bajko | November 9, 2018

Voters retained two California Supreme Court justices and all of the appellate court justices on the November 6 ballot, including three out appeal court members.

By Matthew S. Bajko | November 9, 2018

California Governor-elect Gavin Newsom, currently the state's lieutenant governor, has named a lesbian to his incoming cabinet as he prepares to take office January 7.


By Alex Madison | November 8, 2018

The unprecedented rainbow wave in this year's midterm elections still has one member hoping to ride it to victory and make history in California. Gay state Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) now has a 110,000-plus lead in the statewide insurance commis

By Matthew S. Bajko | November 8, 2018

An improvement association for the gay Castro district has won approval to move its offices into a vacant storefront, giving it a prominent location in the neighborhood for the first time as it seeks to be renewed.


By Cynthia Laird | November 8, 2018

Gavin Newsom, in his triple roles Thursday as lieutenant governor, acting governor, and governor-elect, spoke at a wide-ranging news conference in San Francisco and said it would be difficult to surpass Governor Jerry Brown's record on LGBT rights.

By Matthew S. Bajko | November 2, 2018

LGBT Asian-Americans in San Francisco hope to elect the city's first out politicians from their community in four years come Tuesday's election.


By Alex Madison | November 2, 2018

High school coach fired from that position for offensive LGBT comment is still teaching at the school; companies come out in support of trans rights; BALIF files amicus brief in Iowa case.

By Matthew S. Bajko | November 2, 2018

Gay state insurance commissioner candidate Ricardo Lara heads into Election Day as the perceived underdog. In San Francisco, candidates and campaigns prepare to party Tuesday night as they await voting results.


By Matthew S. Bajko | November 1, 2018

A real estate firm is seeking to move into a vacant Castro auto space where housing had been proposed.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 31, 2018

The collection of LGBT demographic data by various San Francisco city departments continues to be a work in progress a year after the agencies were required to track such information.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 31, 2018

A high-profile endorsement and encouraging poll numbers are buoying the bid of a Bay Area lesbian Assembly candidate headed into the final weekend of campaigning before the November 6 election.

By Lisa Keen | October 23, 2018

President Donald Trump this month named a gay attorney from San Diego, Patrick J. Bumatay, to serve on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.


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