Rafael answers some questions ahead of the D8 debate.
Chris Vasques predicts Rafael winning the supervisor seat for D8 in a recent op-ed.
Rafael and Matt Haney co-wrote an op-ed stating that in order to end homelessness in the city, every SF official needs to step up.
Mandelman secures key endorsements; opponent's campaign seems to struggle.
San Francisco mayoral candidate Mark Leno has endorsed Rafael Mandelman in the 2018 race for his old District 8 seat on the city's Board of Supervisors.
Former District 8 Supervisor Bevan Dufty has endorsed Rafael Mandelman in the 2018 race for his old seat on the city's Board of Supervisors.
The Chron announced this morning the “winners” in the campaign fundraising races for 2018 and 2019, after the candidates filed their July 31 six-month disclosure statements – and it appeared from the story that Sup. Jeff Sheehy was well ahead of challenger Rafael Mandelman. And this morning, I got a press release from the Mandelman [...]
Homelessness has been a problem in San Francisco for most of my life. I was a high school intern working in City Hall over the summer of 1990, as Mayor Art Agnos struggled to resolve the giant homeless encampment that had taken over Civic Center Plaza. Agnos eventually cleared the plaza but he wasn't able [...]
Next year’s election is already shaping up for District Eight Supervisor Jeff Sheehy, who will have to compete against well-known progressive Rafael Mandelman.
We are all in this together. I believe that deeply, and that belief motivates my politics and my civic engagement. I think it’s what makes me a Democrat, and it’s what makes me believe that each of us has an obligation to “give back” or “pay it forward.” It also animates my understanding of my [...]