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Mon, Aug 8, 2011 -- 9:00 AM

Ed Lee Declares Bid for Mayor


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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has declared his candidacy for a four-year mayoral term after staunchly proclaiming that he would not run. What does Lee's entrance mean to an already crowded race? And how will voters view his reversal?

Host: Dave Iverson

Guests:

  • Corey Cook, assistant professor of politics and director of the Leo McCarthy Center for Public Service and the Common Good at the University of San Francisco
  • David Chiu, president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and supervisor for District 3
  • Rachel Gordon, City Hall reporter for The San Francisco Chronicle

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