Opposition

Artist rendering of a California High-Speed Rail trail. (CA High-Speed Rail Authority)

Angry Opposition Groups Hope To Derail California High-Speed Rail At Board Meeting

The board behind California’s high-speed rail project could face fierce opposition Tuesday from community leaders, and Northern and Southern California residents who expect to be affected by construction of the bullet train.

06/09/2015

Golden State Warriors redesign planned SF Mission Bay arena after an old design drew comparisons to a toilet bowl (CBS SF).

Golden State Warriors San Francisco Arena Plan Faces Growing Opposition

A group called Mission Bay Alliance has concerns about what the planned arena would do for healthcare services, with traffic congestion expected in the area.

04/29/2015

Contra Costa County seal

Contra Costa County Board Of Supervisors Vote Themselves $32,000 Raise Despite Vocal Opposition

Despite vocal opposition from numerous county employees’ unions, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday afternoon to give themselves a $32,000 raise.

10/28/2014

Surveillance Camera (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Public Doubts Rise About Surveillance, Privacy On 12th Anniversary Of 9/11

A majority of Americans believe the U.S. government is doing a poor job of protecting privacy rights, according to a new poll…

09/10/2013

Supervisor David Chiu (San Francisco Board of Supervisors)

Phil Matier: Re-Election Signals Behind The Scenes Victory For SF’s Chiu

His re-election was opposed by a number of board members and former ally, Chinatown political powerhouse Rose Pak.

01/10/2013

Feinstein Opposes Pot Legalization Measure

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) California senior U.S. senator Diane Feinstein has agreed to participate in the campaign opposing a ballot initiative that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana and tax commercial pot sales.

07/12/2010