Slain photographer Nob Hill then and now
Twist in prosecuting his murder It’s quiet up there for a reason
image Ron Russell Editor’s blog

| ,

Ed Lee landslide, ranked choice voting style

Monday, November 14, 2011

imageA byproduct of San Francisco’s first-ever ranked choice vote for mayor: Mayor Ed Lee was elected with only about 43 percent of the total ballots cast. From the Chronicle’s Matier & Ross:

Another way to look at it: Matt Gonzalez got more votes in his losing 2003 runoff against Gavin Newsom than Lee and runner-up John Avalos received - combined.

New at Bay Area Observer:

Follow on Twitter

Copyright 2013 Bay Area Observer. Blogger Templates created by Deluxe Templates. WP by Masterplan