SF looks at one of the few succeeding figures in its government and relieves him of his duties — presumably, partially or primarily, because of his sex and skin color. And perhaps *because* of his competence.
Progress & equity!David Becker 🇺🇦 @beckerdavidjExec Dir @electioninnov. @CBSNews Election Law contributor. Formerly DOJ @civilrights. Co-author of @thebigtruthbook w/ @MajorCBS, on sale 9/20/22.
When John Arntz was hired 20 years ago, SF’s elections were a mess, with about 5 directors in less than that many years. Arntz turned the county into a model of elections professionalism for two decades. This is a very disturbing decision.
Elections director John Arntz’s term not renewed by Elections Commission
Elections director John Arntz, who oversees one of the few San Francisco departments that unambiguously accomplishes its core mission, has not been