SACRAMENTO—Assemblymember Evan Low (D-Silicon Valley) issued the following statement about Mayor Ed Lee’s passing. Ed Lee was the first Asian American Mayor of San Francisco.
“I am stunned by Mayor Ed Lee’s passing. He was an incredible leader, mentor, trailblazer, advocate, and a wonderful friend. San Francisco and the state of California will forever remember his achievements. My heart is with the Lee Family as well as his friends and staff during this extremely difficult time.”