Tag Archives: Elections

The candidates at the debate on Thursday, October 13. Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Truth and Lies: Fact-Checking the District 9 Debate

At Mission Local’s debate for the District 9 supervisor’s race on Thursday, candidates attacked their opponents and cited numbers and statistics to back up their own arguments — and were often dead-on in their recollections....
Photo by Lola M. Chavez

SF Mission Tech Workers Skeptical Over Proposed “Tech Tax”

Mission tech workers reacted to a proposal for a tech tax to curb the city’s growing inequality with comments ranging from skepticism to wondering why such a tax had not been imposed earlier. Mission-based tech...
Voting graffiti found on 16th Street.

SF Mission Voters “Feel the Bern” as Registration Deadline Nears

With the June 7 primary two weeks away, those wishing to vote in the California elections must register by midnight on Monday and if  a two-hour-long walk through the Mission District Friday is of any...