November 2012 San Francisco general elections were on November 6, 2012, in San Francisco, California. The elections included six seats to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, four seats to the San Francisco Board of Education, four seats to the San Francisco Community College Board, and seven San Francisco ballot measures.
Board of Supervisors [ edit ]
Board of Education [ edit ]
Three incumbents ran for reelection, while one, Norman Yee, ran for a seat on the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Each voter was allowed to cast up to four votes.
San Francisco Board of Education elections, 2012
Sandra Lee Fewer (
Jill Wynns ( incumbent)
Rachel Norton (
Three incumbents ran for reelection, while one, Rodrigo Santos, is seeking his first election after being appointed by
Mayor Ed Lee. Each voter was allowed to cast up to four votes.
San Francisco Community College Board elections, 2012
Steve Ngo (
Natalie Berg (
Chris Jackson (
Rodrigo Santos (
Propositions [ edit ]
Propositions: A • B • C • D • E • F • G
Note: "City" refers to the San Francisco municipal government.
Proposition A [ edit ]
Proposition A would levy an annual $79 parcel tax for eight years to provide funding for several
City College of San Francisco programs. This measure required a two-thirds majority to pass.
Proposition B [ edit ]
Proposition B would authorize the City to issue $195 million in bonds to fund repairs and improvements in parks and public open spaces. This measure required a two-thirds majority to pass.
Proposition C [ edit ]
Proposition C would establish a Housing Trust Fund to fund construction and maintenance of
affordable housing, provide for loan assistance and foreclosure relief, and fund neighborhood improvements; reduce on-site affordable-housing requirements; and authorize the construction of 30,000 low-rental units in the city.
Proposition D [ edit ]
Proposition D would shift the elections of
City Attorney and Treasurer to the same year as those of the Mayor, District Attorney, and Assessor-Recorder.
Proposition E [ edit ]
Proposition E would phase in a
gross receipts tax and phase out a payroll tax in a revenue-neutral manner and increase business registration fees.
Proposition F [ edit ]
Proposition F would require the City to study the draining of
Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and the identifying of replacement water and power sources.
Proposition G [ edit ]
Proposition G would make it City policy to oppose
corporate personhood and that corporations are subject to political spending limits.
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