Elections

New School Board Recall Group Launched With $350,000 from Tech Investor Arthur Rock

A fierce battle is shaping up over the February vote on the fate of San Francisco’s Board of Education.

Facing Recall, School Board Member Faauuga Moliga Goes it Alone

Moliga hopes to appeal to enough critics to survive even if board president Gabriela Lopez and member Alison Collins are recalled in the Feb. 15 vote.

Election Season Kickoff: The Race for SF’s Assembly District 17

Four candidates are vying for a rarely-available seat in the state assembly representing the east side of San Francisco. We break down the high-stakes campaign sprint with a guide to who’s running and what each candidate stands for.

Matt Haney, District 6 Supervisor, On Why He’s Running

Haney represents District 6 on the Board of Supervisors, and was president of the San Francisco school board until 2018.

Bilal Mahmood, Entrepreneur and Scientist, On Why He’s Running

Mahmood spent much of his career in the private sector and served a stint as a policy analyst at the U.S. Department of Commerce.

David Campos, Former Supervisor and Longtime Party Leader, On Why He’s Running

Campos was first elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2008, and has served in an array of political and government roles.

Thea Selby, City College Trustee and Activist, On Why She’s Running

Selby’s resume spans education, transportation and small business issues in San Francisco.