OAKLAND scene - same 'ol same 'ol
JEAN QUAN,MAYOR - SAME OL' SAME 'OL
Who is Jean Quan, the newly elected mayor of Oakland?
In an election that featured a number of less than well-known or touted
individuals, Quan is just another of the 'good old boys, or girls' network.
A long-time 'hanger on.' Quan has been ever-present in Oakland politics.
If guilt by association is valid she's guilty. First known for her position on
the Oakland School Board, Quan may have been the only member who wasn't directly
fingered or indicted in such crimes and accusations as embezzlement, giving fav