BY JOE ESKANAZI
Last week the Board of Supervisors and Mayor Gavin Newsom compromised on a city budget featuring an unprecedented $44 million in add-backs by the supes. The champagne was already broken out in the Board chambers (literally) when Chris Daly served as the turd in the punchbowl (not literally) by demonstratively pointing out that Newsom was entitled to unilaterally whisk away this money — and had done so in the past. The only assurance this won’t happen again is an exceedingly vague, three-paragraph letter the mayor sent to the Board.
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