Jim Lazarus

A proposed 1.5 percent payroll tax on technology companies was shot down Monday at the Board of Supervisors’ Budget and Finance Committee. (Ryan McNulty/Special to S.F. Examiner)

No effort to build consensus on tech tax

Earlier this week the “tech tax” — a proposed 1.5 percent payroll…

 

It’s time for the San Francisco Police Department to do more, not less, to address The City’s homeless issue. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Quality-of-life laws in S.F.

Homelessness on our streets is at a crisis point in San Francisco.…

 

Read the fine print on CleanPowerSF

San Francisco’s public-power plans appear to be going from bad to worse.…

 

Bloomberg News File PhotoGreen leadership: Opponents of the measure argued that eliminating Recology’s monopoly on garbage service would set back successes in recycling and composting.

Prop A fails; city won’t junk garbage system

Voters appear to be content with the state of garbage collection in…

Bloomberg News File PhotoGreen leadership: Opponents of the measure argued that eliminating Recology’s monopoly on garbage service would set back successes in recycling and composting.