Campaign To Recall, Replace Judge In Stanford Rape Case Goes To BallotThe question of whether to remove Judge Aaron Persky from his position with the Santa Clara County Superior Court, and who should replace him, will be put on the ballot and decided by voters later this year.
San Francisco Ballot Measure Aims To Increase Childcare SubsidiesTwo San Francisco supervisors announced a ballot measure that would finance the expansion of childcare subsidies in the city.
Voters Who Don't Use Bridges To Weigh In On Proposed Toll HikeA proposed toll hike on Bay Area bridges is likely headed for the ballot, but not everyone who's voting on it will be paying the higher tolls.
San Francisco Police Union Floats A Ballot Measure On TasersSan Francisco police union is considering putting forward a ballot measure that would shape the policy governing use of Tasers.
State AG Sides With Recall Effort To Oust Judge PerskyThe California Attorney General's office on Tuesday filed a motion siding with the campaign to recall Judge Aaron Persky.
Proposed Ballot Measure Would Raise Bridge Tolls Up To $3A plan to put a toll hike of up to $3 for Bay Area bridges on the ballot that would raise the cost of crossing some spans up to $9 is likely to face vocal opposition from voters.
Death Penalty Still Has Plenty Of Bay Area Support, Poll SuggestsA California ballot measure proposes an end to the death penalty, but there may not be enough support.
San Francisco Tech Tax Ballot Measure Blocked In CommitteeA ballot measure proposing to tax tech companies to pay for affordable housing and homeless services was blocked in committee Monday.
Proposed San Francisco Tech Payroll Tax Would Raise Millions For HomelessnessTech companies in San Francisco have received millions of dollars in tax breaks for years, but now some city politicians want to make an exception to that rule.
Proposed Ballot Measure Would Triple California’s Tobacco TaxAnti-smoking advocates have collected enough signatures for a ballot measure to raise California's cigarette tax by $2 per pack.
Politicians Concerned Over BART's Commitment To Fiscal Responsibility"(Their) finances are as dirty as a BART train. We need them to clean up their act," state Sen. Steven Glazer said.
2016 Ballot Initiative Could Upend Gov. Brown's Delta Water Tunnels PlanA measure expected to qualify for the November 2016 ballot could threaten Gov. Jerry Brown's $15 billion twin tunnel plan to send water around the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.
Measure To Increase Minimum Wage In San Francisco To Go Before Voters In NovemberIf approved, the measure would incrementally increase the minimum wage in San Francisco, before it tops out at $15 an hour in 2018.
Silicon Valley's Transportation Tax For Alleviating Traffic Remains GridlockedTraffic relief in Silicon Valley will have to wait now that a half cent transportation tax has been delayed until the 2016 election.
Alameda Co. Tax To Renovate Piedmont HS Theater Defeated, 4 Other Tax Measures PassAlameda County voters approved four of the five tax measures that were on the ballot in Tuesday's election.