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San Francisco’s Certified Election Results and Key Numbers

San Francisco’s Certified Election Results and Key Numbers

San Francisco’s Department of Elections has just finished their final review of the 253,583 ballot cast in the June 5 election and certified the election results. With 481,991 registered voters in San Francisco, the final effective turnout was an above average 52.61 percent. And while we had projected London... Read More »

London Breed Wins SF Mayoral Race (UPDATED)

London Breed Wins SF Mayoral Race (UPDATED)

With a total of 244,398 ballots having now been tallied, representing 50.71 percent of 482,000 potential votes, London Breed has extended her lead in San Francisco’s mayoral race to 1,861 votes. And while there are an estimated 7,800 ballots remaining to be processed, based on the trend for the... Read More »

London Breed Takes the Lead in SF Mayoral Race (Updated)

London Breed Takes the Lead in SF Mayoral Race (Updated)

With an additional 55,407 mail-in ballots having now been tallied and added to the Election Day count, which, in total, now account for 209,697 (43.51 percent) of roughly 480,000 potential votes, London Breed has taken the lead in San Francisco’s mayoral race by a margin of 498 votes with... Read More »

Leno’s Lead Down to 144 Votes in SF Mayoral Race

Leno’s Lead Down to 144 Votes in SF Mayoral Race

With an additional 32,194 mail-in ballots having now been tallied and added to the Election Day count, which, in total, now accounts for 186,484 (38.69 percent) of roughly 480,000 potential votes, Mark Leno’s lead over London Breed in San Francisco’s mayoral race has narrowed to 144 with an estimated... Read More »

Leno’s Lead Down to 255 Votes in SF Mayoral Race

Leno’s Lead Down to 255 Votes in SF Mayoral Race

With an additional 12,719 mail-in ballots having been tallied and added to the election day count, which now accounts for 167,009 (35 percent) of roughly 480,000 potential votes, Mark Leno’s lead over London Breed in San Francisco’s mayoral race has narrowed to 255 with an estimated 79,000 ballots waiting... Read More »

Leno’s Lead in Mayoral Race Narrows

Leno’s Lead in Mayoral Race Narrows

With an additional 4,654 mail-in ballots having been added to last night’s election day tally, which now totals 158,944 (33 percent) of roughly 480,000 potential votes, with an estimated 85,000 ballots left to be tallied, Mark Leno’s ranked-choice lead over London Breed has narrowed by 25 votes to 1,121.... Read More »

Election Results and Mayoral Frontrunner in San Francisco

Election Results and Mayoral Frontrunner in San Francisco

With 100 percent of precincts having reported in San Francisco, adding 75,266 votes to the early tally of 79,024 mail-in ballots, for a total of 154,290 (32 percent) of 482,000 potential votes, but not yet accounting for provisional nor mail-in ballots received on (or after) election day, the preliminary results... Read More »

#Vote

As of yesterday, roughly 481,700 people were registered to vote in San Francisco (which is down from 513,400 people in November of 2016); 320,700 mail-in ballots had been issued for today’s election; and 80,600 ballots had been returned. We’ll run the early results for the real estate related measures,... Read More »

Initiative to Establish a Community Housing Program (and Tax) in SF

Initiative to Establish a Community Housing Program (and Tax) in SF

The paperwork for a proposed ballot measure to establish a new “Community Housing Program” and parcel tax in San Francisco has just been filed with the Department of Elections. If qualified for a future election and approved by voters, the “SF Community Housing Act of 2018” would require the... Read More »

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Has Died at the Age of 65

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Has Died at the Age of 65

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died from a heart attack early this morning at the age of 65. As such, Board of Supervisors President London Breed is now the acting mayor and will remain in the role until a special election is held on June 5 of 2018 unless... Read More »