Cost To File Ballot Measure in California Jumps From $200 To $8,000 Following Kill All Gays InitiativeIt could cost a lot more to file a ballot measure in California.
Voter-Approved $48 Million Announced To Be Dedicated To San Francisco Muni ImprovementsSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced $48 million in new voter-approved funding for the city’s transit system on Monday. The money will go toward improvements for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency and the hiring of 244 people.
Federal Court Upholds Sunnyvale’s Ban On Gun Magazines That Can Hold More Than 10 BulletsThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld Sunnyvale's ban on gun magazines that can hold more than 10 bullets.
Fairfax Councilmember Looks To Lower Voting Age To 16Only eight percent of 18 to 24-year olds voted in the last election, but a Fairfax town councilman is hoping that lowering the voting age to 16 will help entice young voters to the polls.
Coalition Collects 39,000 Signatures To Block 33% Pay Raise For Contra Costa County SupervisorsPetitions with thousands of signatures aimed at blocking a huge raise for Contra Costa County Supervisors have been delivered.
Why California Wasn't The First State To Legalize Recreational MarijuanaIn the election a few weeks ago, two more states and Washington, D.C. voted to legalize marijuana. The question is: why hasn’t California?
San Francisco Job Seekers Elated After Voters Approve $15-An-Hour Minimum Wage IncreaseMany seeking employment at a South of Market job fair were elated, after Tuesday’s vote in San Francisco to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.
SF Voters Approve Transportation Measure To Rebuild Streets, SidewalksTwo out of three transportation measures on Tuesday's ballot in San Francisco appear to have been approved, according to complete unofficial election results.
2014 General Election: Bay Area, California, Nationwide Election ResultsFind results from every race in the Bay Area and California, along with links to coverage of national races.
Phil Matier: 40 Percent Of California Voters Polled Unaware Gov. Brown Seeking Re-ElectionA new poll of likely voters suggests four out of 10 Californians don't even know that Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking re-election this Tuesday.
How 'Orphans' Could Decide Who Wins Elections In CaliforniaIf polls are to be believed, Tuesday’s election will be decided by a small group of people. But if it is a low turnout election, entire races can be won or lost on just a few votes.
Obama Pitching Millennials As He Begins Latest California SwingObama will promote his economic policies Thursday at Cross Campus, a Santa Monica, California, hub for startup companies and entrepreneurs. Obama is highlighting policies such as college aid and health care that officials say have especially benefited members of the millennial generation.