Category: Politics

Kamala Harris launches presidential campaign

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-California, announced Monday her intention to run for president in 2020 as someone who will fight…

5 hours ago

SF moves toward public power and a ‘local version of a green new deal’

San Francisco’s push to transition to a public power system after PG&E announced it will file for bankruptcy is not…

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Public park memorial for Alex Nieto nears installation

A planned public park memorial for Alex Nieto, who was fatally shot by San Francisco police officers in March 2014,…

3 days ago

Union rallies at City Hall to call attention to SF’s wealth gap

Labor set the stage Thursday for contract negotiations with The City in a rally calling attention to the high-cost of…

4 days ago

On Guard: SF rolled out 25 extra mats for 4,200 homeless people during storm

This week’s rains pelted San Francisco like we haven’t seen in months, endangering the health of the estimated 4,200 homeless…

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San Francisco seeks to get a handle on its inventory of vacant storefronts

To the detriment of commercial corridors, San Francisco doesn’t actually know how many vacant storefronts it has. But legislation from…

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It’s time for Pelosi to endorse the Green New Deal

On a sunny, but wet morning, activists gathered recently in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza to demand Representative Nancy Pelosi…

6 days ago

Walton wants tech, healthcare to hire more SF residents

One of San Francisco’s newest supervisors said Tuesday he plans to introduce legislation to expand local hiring requirements to businesses…

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