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1:11pm

Wed November 7, 2012
Politics

Chinese-American Supervisors stand for all of San Francisco

Supervisor Eric Mar won re-election last night for San Francisco's District 1
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The race for supervisor in San Francisco’s District 1, which includes the Richmond district, was a hotly contested one, pitting two Chinese-American candidates with different support bases against each other. Eric Mar, the progressive incumbent, defeated a challenge from David Lee, whose campaign was marked by massive third party spending and was widely seen to be the candidate of downtown business and landlord interests.

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