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The San Francisco Board of Supervisors will propose that a $15-an-hour minimum wage makes it on November’s ballot next week. The ordinance has already been approved by the board’s Rules Committee.
San Francisco is a step closer to banning questions about criminal backgrounds on applications for jobs and housing in what is called the “Fair Chance” law, which received widespread support at Monday’s supervisor’s meeting.
San Francisco’s Planning Commission on Thursday gave the public an opportunity to weigh in on the proposal to build the Golden State Warriors’ Arena at Piers 30-32. Reaction ranged from unbridled enthusiasm to serious concerns.
Gov. Jerry Brown is pitching his proposal to raise the state sales and income taxes to an audience that traditionally opposes tax increases—members of the California Chamber of Commerce.
The Chamber of Commerce’s annual CityBeat Poll shows Mayor Ed Lee has a 68 percent approval rating and gives glimpses of the city’s quality of life.
A poll has found that homelessness and panhandling are the top concerns for San Francisco residents.
More than half of the respondents in a poll commissioned by the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce said they don’t understand how their vote counts on a ranked-choice ballot.
California Chamber of Commerce president Allan Zaremberg said any lawmaker who votes for “a solution that is comprehensive and helps solve the budget crisis” will get the group’s support.
he Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce endorses Gov. Jerry Brown’s $27 billion budget, including a provision that would put tax extensions before voters.
With some big political contests here in California, the race for State Insurance Commissioner is finally getting some attention. That’s because of some big, last minute donations.