Former state Sen. Mark Leno

SAN FRANCISCO | Leno concedes San Francisco mayor’s race to London Breed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Former state Sen. Mark Leno conceded a hard-fought San Francisco mayor’s race on Wednesday, a week after the June 5 election, saying that he called London Breed to offer congratulations on her new job as mayor. Breed, president of the Board of Supervisors, was leading Leno by fewer than 1,900 votes … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Leno concedes San Francisco mayor’s race to London Breed

SAN FRANCISCO | AP EXPLAINS: San Francisco race raises ranked-choice voting

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In San Francisco, the candidate with the most first-place votes is trailing in a tight race for mayor London Breed, the president of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors, is some 10 percentage points ahead of former state Sen. Mark Leno in votes for first-place. Yet, Leno is leading Breed in the … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | AP EXPLAINS: San Francisco race raises ranked-choice voting

SAN FRANCISCO | Ranked-choice voting makes San Francisco mayor’s race tight

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco’s race for mayor remained too close to call Wednesday as the elections department reported it has about 90,000 more ballots to process. Former state Sen. Mark Leno pulled ahead by the slimmest of margins early Wednesday under the city’s unusual voting system, although Board of Supervisors President London Breed … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Ranked-choice voting makes San Francisco mayor’s race tight