Posts Tagged ‘Conference Center’

SFMR11: ZOMG, Hundreds Show for First San Francisco Mayoral Forum at USF – Yes, Yes, No, Yes, Hell No, Yes, Yes, Yes, Hell No

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

[UPDATE: Luke Thomas of Fog City Journal has a lengthy entry and some crystal-clear photos¬†here – it’s probably more than what this “forum” (non-debate, un-debate, love-fest) deserves…]

Make that hundreds and hundreds show at the McLaren Conference Center tonight. See?

Let’s call it 400-something since the joint is supposed to have a capacity of 500 when it’s all opened up:

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Meet your candidates: Senator Leland Yee, Assessor Phil Ting, Joanna Rees, City Attorney Dennis Herrera

Tony Hall (heh), Bevan Dufty, Board of Supervisors President David Chiu, Supervisor John Avalos and Michela Alioto-Pier (heh):

Well, this is what you get when you have public financing of candidates (millions and millions worth) along with Ranked Choice Voting (RCV).

Oh well…