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If you are anything like me, you woke of this morning feeling like you got repeatedly sucker punched while witnessing the apocalypse last night. I couldn’t take my eyes off the sea of red on the electoral maps, but this morning there are other results from the four page ballot San Franciscans had to tackle. Overall, its not a pretty picture, but there are a few spots of light here and there.

As of today, Californians can legally posses up to an ounce of marijuana for personal use, which is good because we are going to need it. The creepy condoms in porn prop failed and Broke-Ass Stuart’s local friends Tom Temprano, Lateefah Simon, Hillary Ronen and Matt Haney won their respective elections. Beyond San Francisco, four women of color were elected to the Senate and Oregon elected our nation’s first openly LGBT governor, which makes the Portland exodus even more appealing.

Here is how everything else panned out:

United States Senate

US Senator: Kamala Harris

United States House of Representatives 

12th Congressional District: Nancy Pelosi

14th Congressional District: Jackie Speier

State

California State Senate, District 11: Scott Weiner

California State Assembly, District 17: David Chiu

California State Assembly, District 19: Phil Ting

San Francisco

District 1: Sandra Lee Fewer

District 3: Aaron Peskin

District 5: London Breed

District 7: Norman Yee

District 9: Hillary Ronen

District 11: Asha Safi

Board of Education: Stevon Cook, Matt Haney, Mark Sanchez, Rachael Norton

City College Board: Tom Temprano, Rafael Mandelman, Shanell Williams, Alex Randolph

Superior Court Judge, Office Number 7: Victor Hwang

BART Board, District 7: Lateefah Simon

BART Board, District 9: Bevan Dufty

Statewide Initiatives 

Prop 51 (School Bonds): Passed
Prop 52 (Medi-Cal Reimbursement): Passed
Prop 53 (Voter Approval for Revenue Bonds): Failed
Prop 54 (Legislature Transparency Act): Passed
Prop 55 (Tax Extension to Fund Education): Passed
Prop 56 (Cigarette Tax): Passed
Prop 57 (Criminal Sentences and Juvenile Sentencing): Passed
Prop 58 (Multilingual Education Act): Passed
Prop 59 (Overturn Citizens United Act): Passed
Prop 60 (Condoms in Adult Films): Failed
Prop 61 (State Prescription Drug Purchases Standards): Failed
Prop 62 (Death Penalty Abolition): Failed
Prop 63 (Firearms and Ammunition Sales): Passed
Prop 64 (Marijuana Legalization): Passed. Fucking finally!
Prop 65 (Charges for Carry-out Bags): Failed
Prop 66 (Death Penalty Procedures): Passed
Prop 67 (Uphold Ban on Single-Use Plastic Bags): Passed

Local Initiatives 

Prop A (School Bond): Passed
Prop B (City College Parcel Tax): Passed
Prop C (Loan to Finance Acquisition of Affordable Housing): Passed
Prop D (Let’s Elect our Elected Officials): Failed
Prop E (City Maintenance of Street Trees): Passed
Prop F (Youth Voting in Local Elections): Failed
Prop G (Department of Police Accountability): Passed
Prop H (Public Advocate): Failed
Prop I (Dignity Fund for Seniors and Adults with Disabilities): Passed
Prop J (Funding for Homelessness and Transportation): Passed
Prop K (General Sales Tax): Failed
Prop L (SFMTA Appointments and Budget): Failed
Prop M (Housing and Development Commission): Failed
Prop N (Non-Citizens Voting in School Board Elections): Passed
Prop O (Office Development in Candlestick & Hunters Point): Passed
Prop P (Competitive Bidding for Affordable Housing Projects): Failed
Prop Q (Prohibiting Tents on Public Sidewalks): Passed
Prop R (Neighborhood Crime Unit): Failed
Prop S (Allocation of Hotel Tax Funds): Passed
Prop T (Restricting Gifts and Campaign Contributions from Lobbyists): Passed
Prop U (Affordable Housing Requirements for Market-Rate Projects): Failed
Prop V (Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages): Passed
Prop W (Real Estate Transfer Tax on Properties over $5 Million): Passed
Prop X (Production, Distribution & Repair Preservation): Passed
Measure RR (BART Safety, Reliability and Traffic Relief Bond): Passed

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Amiee Kushner

Amiee Kushner

Amiee is SF's favorite ginger Jewess, a native of the Bay Area, and in charge of the money stuff at Broke-Ass Stuart. Unless you are a writer who hasn't got paid yet, then she is just a contributor. She was also the campaign manager for Stuart's quixotic quest to be mayor in 2015. She travels, hikes, stays up way too late and occasional cooks more food than anyone should eat. You can check out some of her super not-kosher recipes at www.JewishHeathens.com