Ethics Commission

Ethics Appointment Delayed; New Applicant Emerges

by Larry Bush 03.22.2011

Board of Supervisors consideration of its appointee to the Ethics Commission came to a sudden and surprising halt at its March 17 Rules Committee meeting when Supervisor Sean Elsbernd requested a delay so that a new candidate could be heard. The Rules Committee had heard testimony from Dorothy Liu and Allen Grossman, two candidates who […]

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Ethics: San Francisco’s Political Burial Grounds

by Larry Bush 03.17.2011

(CitiReport begins a multi-part examination of San Francisco’s Ethics Commission. Next: Ethics Proposes Repeal of Ban on Contractor Contributions) It is the most important burial grounds in San Francisco. More important than Colma, the final resting place of such figures as Wyatt Earp, William Randolph Hearst, Joe DiMaggio, A. P. Giannini, Emperor Norton, William Henry […]

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