Holding Corporations Accountable and Protecting Workers’ Rights

“Right now, the federal government is not a meaningful partner in protecting these rights. The DA plays a critical role in partnering with other law enforcement agencies to enforce laws meant to ensure safe working conditions, keep families safe, and protect the...

Holding the Powerful Accountable to the People

“San Franciscans need to trust that there is accountability in the criminal justice system. San Franciscans need to trust that a District Attorney can actually fight the good fight for everyone–not just for the powerful or those who have the means to navigate...

[SF Examiner] Calling for an apology from SFPD for past attacks and recent arrests on the LGBTQ+ community

 “…’The ghosts of the past are still here in our city today,’ she [Suzy] told me. ‘Apologizing demonstrates a willingness to own the harm caused and creates space to rebuild trust with those impacted’.” Read...

Celebrating — and redoubling — the fight for LGBTQ equality

“To keep our communities safe, it will take all of us coming together around our shared values and demanding change. As District Attorney, I will be committed to reducing violence toward the LGBTQ community by aggressively and appropriately prosecuting hate...
Establishing a Civil Rights Unit

Establishing a Civil Rights Unit

Our criminal justice system is deeply tainted by racially disparate outcomes. Tom and I are raising our three daughters and have always told them that if they work hard and play by the rules, they can achieve anything. But time and time again, top headlines in the...