By Zusha Elinson
The Bay Citizen
Last year, maverick public defender Jeff Adachi raised a lonely cry about San Francisco’s multi-billion dollar pension crisis, enraging the city’s labor unions.
A fierce, union-backed campaign crushed his 2010 pension reform measure. Adachi reemerged this year with Proposition D, another pension fix, only to be painted as an anti-union Republican in a series of stinging television spots.
Now it appears that Adachi, who is also running for mayor, will not get the victory he has so doggedly sought.
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