War On Motorists in SF

    SF’S WAR ON MOTORISTS July, 2014 By Former Supervisor Tony Hall My last column dealt with the foolishness of some of our City “leaders” who want to narrow some of our streets and procure smaller and less equipped

War On Motorists in SF

    SF’S WAR ON MOTORISTS July, 2014 By Former Supervisor Tony Hall My last column dealt with the foolishness of some of our City “leaders” who want to narrow some of our streets and procure smaller and less equipped

SF Fire Department Accessibility

PUBLIC SAFETY VS. “PUBLIC SAFETY” By Former Supervisor Tony Hall Many of you have may have witnessed the latest controversial Citywide legislation as put forth by Supervisor Scott Wiener who represents District 8, regarding narrower streets and smaller fire engines

SF Fire Department Accessibility

PUBLIC SAFETY VS. “PUBLIC SAFETY” By Former Supervisor Tony Hall Many of you have may have witnessed the latest controversial Citywide legislation as put forth by Supervisor Scott Wiener who represents District 8, regarding narrower streets and smaller fire engines

PUC BONDS

  OVERSIGHT OR MISUSE? By Former Supervisor Tony Hall and Brian Browne Feb. 2014 San Franciscans may be pleasantly surprised to learn that they currently have $5,691,278,327 sitting in the Treasurer’s pool of “Surplus Funds.” Surplus funds as defined by

PUC BONDS

  OVERSIGHT OR MISUSE? By Former Supervisor Tony Hall and Brian Browne Feb. 2014 San Franciscans may be pleasantly surprised to learn that they currently have $5,691,278,327 sitting in the Treasurer’s pool of “Surplus Funds.” Surplus funds as defined by

SF Mayor’s Race 2011

TONY HALL: IT’S OFFICIAL Tony Hall rolls up his sleeves at the start of the campaign Grey skies and a slight drizzle couldn’t dampen the spirits of the enthusiastic crowd gathered at 99 West Portal Avenue on Thursday, February 24th

SF Mayor’s Race 2011

TONY HALL: IT’S OFFICIAL Tony Hall rolls up his sleeves at the start of the campaign Grey skies and a slight drizzle couldn’t dampen the spirits of the enthusiastic crowd gathered at 99 West Portal Avenue on Thursday, February 24th

Catholicism Anyone?

CATHOLICISM ANYONE? By Former Supervisor Tony Hall There is nothing like the total lack of compassion, forgiveness, humility, or loyalty when it comes to the 100 or so supermarket Catholics that lent their names to the disgraceful appeal to Pope

Catholicism Anyone?

CATHOLICISM ANYONE? By Former Supervisor Tony Hall There is nothing like the total lack of compassion, forgiveness, humility, or loyalty when it comes to the 100 or so supermarket Catholics that lent their names to the disgraceful appeal to Pope

Sanctuary City SF Style Pt.2

As we near the end of another wonderful year in our City by the Bay, I want to take this opportunity to wish each of you and your families a very Merry Christmas and Blessed New Year. Your presence in

Sanctuary City SF Style Pt.2

As we near the end of another wonderful year in our City by the Bay, I want to take this opportunity to wish each of you and your families a very Merry Christmas and Blessed New Year. Your presence in

Sanctuary City Oct. 2015

SANCTUARY CITY BY FORMER SUPERVISOR TONY HALL The Sanctuary City movement grew out of efforts by churches in the 1980’s to provide sanctuary to mainly Central Americans who were fleeing violence and political and religious persecution in their countries. Innocent

Sanctuary City Oct. 2015

SANCTUARY CITY BY FORMER SUPERVISOR TONY HALL The Sanctuary City movement grew out of efforts by churches in the 1980’s to provide sanctuary to mainly Central Americans who were fleeing violence and political and religious persecution in their countries. Innocent

How Money influences voters

Exclusive to the Westside Observer TONY HALL / SPEAKING FREELY WHAT DID YOU SAY? By: Former Supervisor Tony Hall We are faced with a very important election this November. It is more important than ever that voters try to analyze

How Money influences voters

Exclusive to the Westside Observer TONY HALL / SPEAKING FREELY WHAT DID YOU SAY? By: Former Supervisor Tony Hall We are faced with a very important election this November. It is more important than ever that voters try to analyze

Family Life In San Francisco

Another Family Exodus is Another San Francisco Loss By Tony Hall Many of us read the article that appeared in the Chronicle on June 22, “Exodus of S.F.’s middle class” with yet another sense of disappointment and sadness at the

Family Life In San Francisco

Another Family Exodus is Another San Francisco Loss By Tony Hall Many of us read the article that appeared in the Chronicle on June 22, “Exodus of S.F.’s middle class” with yet another sense of disappointment and sadness at the

District 7 Supervisor’s Race, 2008

WHY I BOWED OUT OF THE RACE FOR SUPERVISOR By Tony Hall To the many residents of District 7 who urged me to run for re-election as your Supervisor, I express my sincere thanks and gratitude. Thank you for the

District 7 Supervisor’s Race, 2008

WHY I BOWED OUT OF THE RACE FOR SUPERVISOR By Tony Hall To the many residents of District 7 who urged me to run for re-election as your Supervisor, I express my sincere thanks and gratitude. Thank you for the