Tag Archives: Tony Hall

Tony Hall statement on “sanctuary city” policy

Emailed to IPR:

Last week’s San Francisco Bay Guardian forum revealed that despite a diversity of opinion among San Franciscans, every single candidate at the forum agreed that not only do they support “sanctuary city” policies – every candidate agreed that they will reverse Gavin Newsom’s decision to report undocumented immigrant felons to federal authorities.… Read more ...

Tony Hall: “I’m Ready to Clean Up City Hall”

Email to IPR from the campaign of Tony Hall, independent for Mayor of San Francisco:

New Tony Hall Ads: “I’m Ready to Clean Up City Hall”

New cable ads target City Hall deals, weak Lee/Adachi pension reform measures

Tony Hall’s mayoral campaign announced the release of two new television ads running on cable news stations through Election Day.… Read more ...

SF Indep. Mayoral Candidate Tony Hall Responds to Opponent’s call for New Taxes

Media release from the Tony Hall for Mayor (San Francisco CA) campaign:

NEWS RELEASE
May 19, 2011
For Immediate Release
Contact: James Fisfis
press@tonyhallformayor.org

My response to Dennis Herrera’s call for a “21st Century Revolt” for new taxes
by Tony Hall – 3 Comments
Posted on May 19th, 2011 6:00 pm

I was recently referred to my colleague Dennis Herrera’s blog post arguing that San Francisco City Hall should be able to push for its own additional local personal income tax.… Read more ...

Fuzzy Math in Tony Hall’s Path To San Francisco Mayor

San Francisco is famous for its left-wing politics. So how does a Tony Hall, a moderate/conservative/libertarianish candidate eke out a win in the city’s mayoral contest?

Many races in San Francisco become pitched battles between moderates and progressives, sometimes contributing to a theme of ‘establishment’ versus insurgent. Hall seems to be angling primarily for insurgent status, creating a David versus Goliath situation to rally voters to his cause.… Read more ...

Independent candidate for mayor of San Francisco announces campaign director

Sent to contact.ipr@gmail.com by the Tony Hall for mayor campaign:

Tony Hall announced that he has hired San Francisco-based consultant James Fisfis to direct his campaign for mayor of San Francisco.

James Fisfis, President of Chariot LLC, has been an advisor to dozens of political campaigns in California, Nevada and overseas since 1999, most recently as a senior advisor, pollster and communications director to former Congressman Tom Campbell’s statewide campaign efforts.  … Read more ...