California Voters To Decide On Drug Price InitiativeAn initiative to limit the price the state pays for prescription drugs has qualified for California's 2016 ballot.
2016 Presidential Election Emerges As 2015's Most Discussed Topic On FacebookThe U.S. won't elect a president until next year but the debate over the crowded field of candidates jostling for the Oval Office emerged as the hottest topic on Facebook this year.
San Francisco Ballot Measure Would Set Aside City Funds For Parks San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell introduced a ballot measure this week that he said could generate an additional $350 million for city parks over the next 15 years.
Presidential Hopeful Carly Fiorina's Tech CEO Past Faces Increased ScrutinyTen years after GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina was unceremoniously fired from her job as chief executive of Hewlett-Packard, her tumultuous business career is still the subject of heated discussion.
Ben Carson In San Francisco To Discuss Republican Nomination, Climate ChangeRepublican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is heading to San Francisco to discuss why he believes he should win the Republican nomination.
Former HP CEO Fiorina May Appear In Next GOP Debate After CNN Changes CriteriaCNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 primetime affair.
Donald Trump Piñatas Become Popular Item In San Francisco’s Mission DistrictWhile piñatas are normally popular at children’s parties, the piñata of the 2016 presidential candidate has become popular with adults.
GOP Candidates Discuss Kate Steinle's Death, Sanctuary City Policy In Thursday's DebateRepublicans running for president discussed the topic of sanctuary cities and the death of Pleasanton resident Kate Steinle as they faced off for the first debate of the 2016 election cycle.
Talking Politics: An Unsweet Sixteen Versus The Donald; City Cyclists Keep On Rollin'Topic A among politics analysts remains Donald Trump's surprising rise in national voter-opinion polls... In San Francisco, bicyclists demand the freedom to roll past stop signs.
Anti-Gay 'Sodomite Suppression Act' Not Heading For CA Ballots After Judge Rules Murderous Proposal UnconstitutionalA Superior Court judge has ruled the "Sodomite Suppression Act" proposed ballot initiative that called for the murder of gays is unconstitutional, effectively preventing the hate-filled bill from going before California voters.
'President Of California,' Death To Gays, Ban On Eating Shellfish Among Ballot Initiatives Awaiting Official Processing From Attorney GeneralIn the land of direct democracy, anyone with $200 can get just about anything approved for signature gathering, and anyone with enough signatures can get their idea on the ballot for a vote, and this year, one of those items would declare a "president of California."
Rand Paul To Open Campaign Office In San FranciscoPresidential candidate and Kentucky senator Rand Paul says he's offically opening a campaign office in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood.