Migden Reduced to Spoiler Role in State Senate Race

Posted March 27, 2008 by Randy Shaw

In late February, a David Binder poll found State Senator Carole Migden badly trailing Mark Leno and Joe Nation in the race for Senate District 3. Since that time, Migden agreed to pay $350,000 in fines for state campaign law
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Clinton Donors Threaten Pelosi

Posted March 27, 2008 by Paul Hogarth

When Geraldine Ferraro made racist comments about Barack Obama, she added that Obama “shouldn’t antagonize people like me” – because she’s a big fundraiser for Democrats. Like most rich Hillary Clinton donors, Ferraro knows the old game where a small
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Baxter’s Literary Puzzle

Posted March 27, 2008 by Dana Crowell

Charles Baxter’s The Soul Thief is not a typical novel. It is not formulaic. It is not plot-heavy. And, its characters are not predictable. Rather, The Soul Thief is Charles Baxter’s literary experiment to merge fiction and the real, a
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Buster’s Place …

Buster’s Place …

Posted March 27, 2008 by

Dear Beyond Chron Editor: I understand that Buster’s Place is a drop-in center, but its closing opens up a discussion in our approach to drop-in centers, homeless shelters, etc., and our long term strategy. San Francisco is redesigning our city
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FPPC Sues Migden for More Than $9 Million in Damages

Posted March 26, 2008 by Fair Political Practices Commission

Issue Separate From Record-Breaking $350,000 Fine: The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC), the independent state agency charged with investigating violations of campaign finance laws, has filed a counterclaim in Sacramento federal court against State Senator Carole Migden seeking more than
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Limbaugh’s Lying Voters Under Investigation

Posted March 26, 2008 by Ari Melber

“Operation Chaos,” Rush Limbaugh’s campaign urging Republicans to vote for Hillary Clinton in Democratic primaries, has been very effective. It doubled Republican turnout in Ohio and Texas, boosting Clinton and prolonging the Democratic race. But in Ohio, it was also
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Clinton’s Plan B: the Tonya Harding Option

Posted March 26, 2008 by Paul Hogarth

In case Rush Limbaugh doesn’t bring down Barack Obama with “Operation Chaos,” Hillary Clinton has another plan for her presidential prospects. With no realistic chance at winning the nomination, Clinton will tear down Obama until he’s an unacceptable choice –
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