As a young immigrant, David Campos learned what it was like to be labeled “illegal.” Later at Harvard, he studied law alongside the elite. Now 37, Campos is running to replace Tom Ammiano as District 9 Supervisor, and it’s this range of experiences that he and supporters think will give him the advantage in a progressive-leaning field. “Being educated where...
Talk of public safety dominated a forum dedicated to the arts as the three front-runners in the race for District 9 Supervisor spoke Wednesday night at the Red Poppy Art House. Fielding questions from a room full of artists and activists, Eric Quezada, Mark Sanchez and David Campos proposed a unified platform through an art-focused lens. “The arts should be...
Who are the candidates, what do they think and what neighborhoods count most in terms of votes?
Forty adults, five children, and a teenage moderator gathered at the Mission Recreation Center Tuesday night to hear District 9 supervisor candidates answer questions on child care, violence prevention and housing. The root of many of these problems, according to the supervisors, is the lack of opportunities.
Mission Loc@l follows politicians from City Hall to Washington, D.C. By EMMA BROWN
Our new Supe gets a head start -- and if you want to turn your duplex into a house, now's the time. By SABRINA SHANKMAN
Off Budget and Oversight and onto Public Safety and Rules, By SABRINA SHANKMAN.
As the fight over American Apparel's proposed Valencia site continues, Campos remains silent. By NICHOLAS KUSNETZ
Supervisor David Campos says he supports a community's right to keep out chain stores. By NICHOLAS KUSNETZ
Clerical screw ups? No bid contracts? Campos is on it. By SABRINA SHANKMAN.
Daly on debacle on Mission St., Campos on Fed's e-verification ID system and more. By SABRINA SHANKMAN
The supe talks to Mission Loc@l about his priorities: public safety and finances. By SABRINA SHANKMAN
"People are going to die," said District 9 Supervisor David Campos. By NICHOLAS KUSNETZ
In which it becomes clear that hospital planning is more important -- and tortas more alluring -- than we ever knew.
District 9 Sup speaks out for minorities and children at meetings. By NICHOLAS KUSNETZ