Politics

Any plan by Trump to deal with homelessness should scare you

We’ve seen how the Trump Administration deals with human beings it considers “undesirable.”

 

Housing Rights Committee celebrates 40th anniversary

You could say the Housing Rights Committee was born from tenants’ prayers.…

 

Language used as a weapon to exclude at U.S. borders

Research found that the asylum seekers came from 28 different countries, and spoke 36 different primary languages.

 

SF to spend more on homeless outreach team despite questions about results

Renewed contract includes funding for 15 more full-time positions

Legislation reclassifying many contract workers as employees signed into law

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed Assembly Bill 5 into law to…

Newsom, Becerra lash out at Trump plan to rescind California emissions standards

In a series of tweets early Wednesday morning, Trump said that revoking California’s authority to impose emissions standards will help make cars more affordable.

Trump heads out after Bay Area visit

Trump arrived earlier in the day at Moffett Field and went in a motorcade to a re-election fundraiser luncheon

SF supervisors call on health department to ‘pause’ planned relocation of mental health patients

Tensions high as protest by over closure of long-term beds shuts down Health Commission meeting

HUD secretary calls for increased deregulation after tour of Potrero Hill public housing

Carson calls for greater ‘cooperation’ between local, federal officials but offers no additional funds

SF to form task force to address drug dealing in Tenderloin, SoMa

As the supervisor of the Tenderloin and SoMa neighborhood, Matt Haney said…

‘Baby Trump’ balloon to fly over Peninsula during Trump fundraiser visit

With U.S. President Donald Trump set to host a 2020 re-election fundraiser…

Treasure Island residents could win new displacement protections

Supervisor working to give all current residents a chance to move into new development

SF to open seventh job center in ‘overlooked’ neighborhoods

Oceanview, Merced Heights, Ingleside area has unemployment rates much higher than the city average

Ex-hospital CEO still employed by SF after patient abuse scandal

The head of Laguna Honda Hospital resigned from her position in June…

Contact your lawmaker: Do your part to help newspapers

As a concerned reader, here is what you should know before you ask your legislator and the governor to support AB 170

SF to open safe parking site for RV dwellers by November

San Francisco will open its first ‘safe parking’ site to address the…

Last-minute AB5 amendment empowers city attorney to sue Uber for labor violations

Gig-worker bill would reclassify some contractors as employees

Jack Dorsey’s Square sues SF for a big tax refund

Company argues it was misclassified by city tax collector

NRA sues SF after supervisors label group ‘domestic terrorist’ organization

The National Rifle Association filed a lawsuit against the city of San…

Advocates call for Muni service that can cross SF in 30 minutes

Supes join rally for #TransitWeek, show support for faster travel times