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Los Angeles Times
George Lucas abandons Chicago, will build new museum in Californiathat the government of San Francisco is united in its desire to roll out the we
George Lucas abandons Chicago, will build new museum in California
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 hours ago
that the government of San Francisco is united in its desire to roll out the welcome mat," Aaron Peskin, a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, said in an interview. Lucas officials are working on redesigning the project for the... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Judge hears San Francisco group's argument against construction of new Warriors arenaMission Bay, but to downtown as well. The lawsuit was filed earlier this year
Judge hears San Francisco group's argument against construction of new Warriors arena
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 4 days ago
Mission Bay, but to downtown as well. The lawsuit was filed earlier this year in Sacramento County Superior court, after San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the project back in December. "It's disappointing, it's wasteful,... Read more
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The Advocate
LIVE BLOG: Senate Debates Gun Control Measures... know that our gun laws are weak and can be exploited." Have been fighting f
LIVE BLOG: Senate Debates Gun Control Measures
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
... know that our gun laws are weak and can be exploited." Have been fighting for better gun control ever since was on San Francisco Board of Supervisors, but the opposition is extreme. 4 p.m. Eastern, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal: "It... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of Anti-LGBT Violencegay activist and politician Harvey Milk led to sorrow, rage, and bursts of acti
A Brief History of Anti-LGBT Violence
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
gay activist and politician Harvey Milk led to sorrow, rage, and bursts of activism. Milk was elected in 1977 to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, that city’s name for its council. He was the first openly gay person on the board and one... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orlando shootings reinforce fear that nowhere is safeall too well the assassination of gay civil rights leader Harvey Milk in 1978.
Orlando shootings reinforce fear that nowhere is safe
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
all too well the assassination of gay civil rights leader Harvey Milk in 1978. Dianne Feinstein, then president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, announced that Milk had been shot and killed. That late November day, I sat in the dark... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Thousands gather in heart of California's LGBTIQ community for candlelit vigilto mourn the loss of 50 members of our community and to finally force congress
Thousands gather in heart of California's LGBTIQ community for candlelit vigil
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
to mourn the loss of 50 members of our community and to finally force congress to do something." David Compos from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors representing district 9, shared his personal struggle as a gay Latino man. "The LGBT... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
A look at violence at gay venuesformer supervisor Dan White. Milk became one of the country's first openly gay
A look at violence at gay venues
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
former supervisor Dan White. Milk became one of the country's first openly gay elected officials when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. White argued that junk food fueled his rampage. His now infamous "Twinkie... Read more
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Breitbart
San Francisco Moves to Open Voting to IllegalsSan Francisco Board of Supervisors member Eric Mar says the political climate i
San Francisco Moves to Open Voting to Illegals
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
San Francisco Board of Supervisors member Eric Mar says the political climate is right to grant illegal immigrants the right to vote. While even notoriously liberal San Francisco voters have rejected past efforts to grant voting privileges to... Read more
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The Washington Times
John Avalos, San Francisco supervisor, seeks flyover ban on Blue Angles, aka ‘killing machines’maintain US power über alles.” When a Twitter user snarked that the Blue Angel
John Avalos, San Francisco supervisor, seeks flyover ban on Blue Angles, aka ‘killing machines’
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
maintain US power über alles.” When a Twitter user snarked that the Blue Angels have a higher favorability rating than the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Mr. Avalosresponded: “So did segregationists among white ppl in the Jim Crow south. That... Read more
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Drinks Business Review
California Assembly GO Committee passes SB 819 bill to ban powdered alcoholFriday Night Live Partnership California State Sheriffs' Association Children
California Assembly GO Committee passes SB 819 bill to ban powdered alcohol
Drinks Business Review / Posted 15 days ago
Friday Night Live Partnership California State Sheriffs' Association Children's Hospital Los Angeles City and County of San Francisco Board of Supervisors City of El Cajon City of Hayward Consumer Federation of California Contra Costa County... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
SF Supervisors pass law requiring Airbnb to check hosts' registrationrental hosting platforms to verify that hosts are legally registered before lis
SF Supervisors pass law requiring Airbnb to check hosts' registration
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 16 days ago
rental hosting platforms to verify that hosts are legally registered before listing them was approved Tuesday by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. The legislation, introduced by Supervisors David Campos and Aaron Peskin in April, was... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Yes on AAusual anti-taxation quarters. Quentin Kopp, a retired judge of the San Mateo Co
Yes on AA
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 16 days ago
usual anti-taxation quarters. Quentin Kopp, a retired judge of the San Mateo County Superior Court, former member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and former state senator representing San Mateo and San Francisco counties, has argued... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SF Lawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb to Make Major ChangesLawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb, Other Home-Sharing Websites to Make Major Ch
SF Lawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb to Make Major Changes
NBC Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
Lawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb, Other Home-Sharing Websites to Make Major ChangesOn Thursday, a committee of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors took steps to begin holding home-sharing companies, like Airbnb, accountable for any... Read more
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The Mercury News
For a while, a Peninsula health farm battled T.B.track, soon dreaded by most because of unspeakable conditions. The barns lacked
For a while, a Peninsula health farm battled T.B.
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
track, soon dreaded by most because of unspeakable conditions. The barns lacked heat and ventilation. Roofs leaked. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors allocated 74 cents per day for a patient's food. That was half the daily average allocated... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by policelab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency te
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
lab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency test. The report was submitted to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and recommends that the city create an autonomous, independently funded crime lab — much... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by policelab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency te
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by police
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
lab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency test. The report was submitted to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and recommends that the city create an autonomous, independently funded crime lab — much... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by policelab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency te
Civil grand jury: SF crime lab shouldn’t be run by police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
lab and the embarrassment of two criminalists failing a national proficiency test. The report was submitted the the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and recommends that the city create an autonomous, independently-funded crime lab — much... Read more
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Breitbart
Family of Murdered Woman Sues San Francisco over ‘Sanctuary City’ Policysheriff, Vicki Hennessy, promised to expand the city’s cooperation with federal
Family of Murdered Woman Sues San Francisco over ‘Sanctuary City’ Policy
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
sheriff, Vicki Hennessy, promised to expand the city’s cooperation with federal officials. However, she was opposed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and local amnesty activists, who dismissed Steinle’s death as a mere unfortunate... Read more
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J Weekly
From the J. archivethese two approaches. It is one thing, for example, to talk about the civil rig
From the J. archive
J Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
these two approaches. It is one thing, for example, to talk about the civil rights of homosexuals. This past month, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed an ordinance prohibiting employment discrimination against any individual on... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Two women atop the ballothe's the one candidate who's able to hit the ground running on numerous state a
Two women atop the ballot
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
he's the one candidate who's able to hit the ground running on numerous state and regional issues. During his time on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Wiener has been one of the hardest working members, taking on issues other supervisors... Read more
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Breitbart
Illegal Alien Activists Shielded By San Francisco Sheriffthat they’re siding against journalists. This was also evidenced two weeks ago,
Illegal Alien Activists Shielded By San Francisco Sheriff
Breitbart / Posted 30 days ago
that they’re siding against journalists. This was also evidenced two weeks ago, when I was illegally removed from the same San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting after I made illegal aliens in the crowd “uncomfortable” by filming them breaking... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Happy Birthday, Harvey Milkamong many other accomplishments. Milk was the first openly gay elected offici
Happy Birthday, Harvey Milk
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
among many other accomplishments. Milk was the first openly gay elected official in the United States while serving on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1978. His time on the Board of Supervisors was tragically cut short when he was... Read more
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The Advocate
A Birthday Message to Harvey Milk, From Cleve Jonesof my life. We met on Castro Street in the early 1970s and he became a good fri
A Birthday Message to Harvey Milk, From Cleve Jones
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
of my life. We met on Castro Street in the early 1970s and he became a good friend and mentor. When he was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors he took me with him to City Hall to work as a student intern. I was in City Hall on... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Happy Birthday, Harvey Milkamong many other accomplishments. Milk was the first openly gay elected offici
Happy Birthday, Harvey Milk
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
among many other accomplishments. Milk was the first openly gay elected official in the United States while serving on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1978. His time on the Board of Supervisors was tragically cut short when he was... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
5th annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast being held in Palm Springsborn in Woodmere, New York. Milk, who had previously run unsuccessfully for pub
5th annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast being held in Palm Springs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 1 months ago
born in Woodmere, New York. Milk, who had previously run unsuccessfully for public office three times, was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. He served almost 11 months in office and was responsible for passing a stringent... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Thousands Violate SF Housing Laws, Few Face Penaltiesbe a big payday for landlords, but that means less housing and higher prices fo
Thousands Violate SF Housing Laws, Few Face Penalties
NBC Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
be a big payday for landlords, but that means less housing and higher prices for anyone looking for a place to live. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors first identified the crunch on affordable housing in the 1980s when the city moved to ban... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr resigns after killing of womanSan Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr resigned Thursday, hours after a city offi
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr resigns after killing of woman
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr resigned Thursday, hours after a city officer killed a woman at the edge of the Bayview neighborhood and after he was asked to step down by Mayor Ed Lee. At a City Hall news conference, Lee said he hoped to “heal... Read more
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NBC Miami
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Miami / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Connecticut / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC New York
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC New York / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Washington
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Washington / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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NBC Chicago
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Womansupporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the st
SF Police Chief Resigns Following Police Shooting of Black Woman
NBC Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
supporters marched with the strikers, who were pushed in wheelchairs, to the steps of city hall where they interrupted a San Francisco Board of Supervisors meeting and demanded his resignation. At the time, the board’s president London Breed said... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF pays woman who fell at Palace of Fine Arts $2.25 millionpose for photos. They have also cost the city $2.25 million and a woman the abi
SF pays woman who fell at Palace of Fine Arts $2.25 million
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
pose for photos. They have also cost the city $2.25 million and a woman the ability to walk. Earlier this month, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors signed off on a multimillion dollar settlement with Lisa Owen. In September 2013, the... Read more

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