Q&A: San Francisco Mayor-elect London Breed on what she hopes to accomplish at the helm of her hometown

After a hard-fought, history-making campaign, San Francisco’s Mayor-elect London Breed took a four-day vacation in Cabo San Lucas. Now ready to assume office, the city’s first African American woman mayor talked to The Times this week about how she ...

London Breed’s historic San Francisco mayoral victory comes as a wave of black women seek political power

After a protracted ballot count, London Breed has officially become the first black woman elected mayor of San Francisco. Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post via Getty Images London Breed made history on Wednesday night when she became the first black ...

London Breed just made history as San Francisco’s mayor-elect; now comes the real challenge

San Francisco Mayor-elect London Breed was still basking in the glow of her election victory when she arrived at Rosa Parks Elementary school on Thursday. Having been raised by her grandmother just blocks away in the city’s Western Addition neighborhood ...