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Supervisor Mark Farrell

San Francisco City Hall (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Approve Laura’s Law

The measure proposed by Supervisor Mark Farrell was approved by a 9-2 vote and will allow court-ordered treatment for the severely mentally ill.

07/09/2014

San Francisco City Hall. (Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Struggle To Solve Long-Term Cost Of Retired City Workers’ Health Care

San Francisco Supervisors’ budget committee are brainstorming how to pay for ballooning health care costs for retired city workers. The City’s liability is on track to grow to $4.4 billion over the next 30 years.

04/11/2013

San Francisco City Hall (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Supervisors Tackle ‘Discriminatory’ Tax Code For Same-Sex Spouses

A San Francisco Supervisor is trying to eliminate what he called a discriminatory tax burden for same-sex spouses and domestic partners of city workers.

11/22/2012

A California polling place

SF Revives Push To Ditch Ranked Choice Voting

Runoff elections between the top two vote-getters would decide contests for mayor, sheriff, city attorney, district attorney, treasurer and assessor where no candidate got a 50 percent plus one vote majority.

06/14/2012

Embarcadero Center in San Francisco (CBS)

San Francisco Considers Extending Film Crew Perks

A push is on in San Francisco to extend tax breaks for the film industry for a couple more years.

04/25/2012

stock options

San Francisco May Not Be Able To Afford Eliminating Stock Option Taxes

A new controller’s report says eliminating San Francisco’s payroll tax on stock options would cost the city up to $75,000 a year in future revenue.

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