Although now registered as “decline-to-state,” former SFPD Police Chief / interim District Attorney George Gascon was once registered as a Republican. Believe it. SF Bay Guardian, who reports on the gruesome details, says, "a January 10 Los Angeles Times article...revealed that in 2008, Gascon described himself to the L.A. Times 'as a longtime Republican.' " Let the pitchfork and torch gathering commence!

UPDATE: According to an article in the Examiner, Gascon now openly identifies as a Democrat.