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New Accusations Of Corrupt Political Exchange Between PG&E And Regulator

A consumer-advocacy group says one of the recently-released emails between PG&E and the California Public Utilities Commission shows the commission’s president pushed a backroom deal to award PG&E millions in unearned energy efficiency incentives.

11/19/2014

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New Smartphone App Lets Shoppers Decide If They Like A Product’s Politics

A new smartphone app will help grocery shoppers decide if they like the politics behind a brand.

09/02/2014

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Napa Valley Vintners Announce $10 Million Donation For Earthquake Disaster Relief

Napa Valley’s winemakers are making a major charitable contribution to help with the recovery from Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake. At a Tuesday news conference, a vintners association said they’d donate $10 million.

08/27/2014

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KCBS In Depth: Money In Politics

Daniel Newman, co-founder president of Maplight.org, says there is more deregulation to come from the U.S. Supreme Court and their decisions in regards to unleashing money in politics.

04/07/2014

State Senator Leland Yee during his campaign for San Francisco mayor on November 7, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

MapLight Website Pores Over Political Contributions To Leland Yee

With the arrest of state Senator Leland Yee this week on corruption and gun trafficking charges, the website MapLight has been following the money trail, in terms of his political campaigns.

03/27/2014

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Giants Coach Releases New Album In Support of Bryan Stow

SF Giants 3rd base coach Tim Flannery continues his help for injured Giants fan Bryan Stow…

12/02/2013

R.J. Reynolds Cigarette packs

Tobacco Companies Spent Millions To Sway CA Voters

A new report from the American Lung Association found that contributions from big tobacco companies topped $100 million over the past decade, including nearly $60 million to defeat Proposition 86.

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