City Attorney Herrera’s Tab for Video Starring Himself? [Petrelis]

“Marc Touitou, our City’s new Chief Information Officer, is an accomplished change maker, who has proven executive experience in global organizations and shares my commitment to challenge our own City government to be more accountable and engaged, and make San Francisco, the world’s first City 2.0”
Mayor Lee picks new IT chief [Chron]

“A state political watchdog has fined Andrea Shorter, a former Equality California staffer and current member of the San Francisco Commission on the Status of Women, $800 for failing to disclose income related to her work on same-sex marriage.”
State political watchdog fines SF women’s commissioner [BAR]

“Mayor Ed Lee’s administration counts Jonae among the success stories in its fledgling effort to create a pipeline for San Franciscans to get lucrative new-economy jobs, but several members of the Board of Supervisors question whether tax breaks showered on the tech industry since Lee took office in 2011 are paying off for residents as a whole.”
TechSF job-training results questioned [Chron]

the author

Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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