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}} '''Edwin Mah Lee''' is the current and 43rd Mayor of [[San Francisco, California|San Francisco]], [[California]]. He was appointed by the [[San Francisco Board of Supervisors|Board of Supervisors]] on January 11, 2011, to serve out the remainder of former mayor [[Gavin Newsom]]'s term, after Newsom resigned to take office as [[Lieutenant Governor of California]]. Lee is the first Asian-American Mayor in San Francisco history.<ref>[http://www.sfmayor.org/index.aspx?page=858 ''sfmayor.org'', "About the Mayor," accessed April 21, 2014]</ref>
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}} '''Edwin Mah Lee''' is the current Mayor of [[San Francisco, California|San Francisco]], [[California]]. He was appointed by the [[San Francisco Board of Supervisors|Board of Supervisors]] on January 11, 2011, to serve out the remainder of former mayor [[Gavin Newsom]]'s term, after Newsom resigned to take office as [[Lieutenant Governor of California]]. Lee is the first Asian-American Mayor in San Francisco history.<ref>[http://www.sfmayor.org/index.aspx?page=858 ''sfmayor.org'', "About the Mayor," accessed April 21, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Elections==

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Edwin M. Lee
Edwin Lee.jpg
Mayor of San Francisco
Incumbent
In office
January 11, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 2016
Years in position 4
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 8, 2011
First electedNovember 8, 2016
AppointedJanuary 11, 2011
Appointed bySan Francisco Board of Supervisors
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Edwin Mah Lee is the current Mayor of San Francisco, California. He was appointed by the Board of Supervisors on January 11, 2011, to serve out the remainder of former mayor Gavin Newsom's term, after Newsom resigned to take office as Lieutenant Governor of California. Lee is the first Asian-American Mayor in San Francisco history.[1]

Elections

2011

Lee successfully ran for Mayor of San Francisco in the November 8, 2011, elections. His support of the Proposition C pension reform measure distinguished him from mayoral rival Jeff Adachi, who supported rival pension reform measure, Proposition D.[2]

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