Silicon Valley Organization Resists Calls For Dissolution After Internal Investigation Into Racist Political AdThe South Bay’s largest chamber of commerce has released the preliminary findings of an internal investigation, to determine how a racist political attack ad was published to the main website of the Silicon Valley Organization.
Report: E-Cigarette Giant Juul's Campaign Donations Favor DemocratsSan Francisco-based E-cigarette giant Juul Labs gave nearly $100,000 to members of Congress during the first half of 2019, most of which went to Democrats, according to a report.
Michael Bloomberg Bankrolls San Francisco, Oakland Soda Tax CampaignsMichael Bloomberg has contributed millions to garner support for soda taxes in San Francisco and Oakland this election cycle.
Bay Area Billionaire Environmentalist Battling 2016 GOP Hopefuls By Outing Them On Climate ChangeA Bay Area billionaire environmentalist hopes to put GOP White House hopefuls on the climate-change "hot seat," and give the Koch Brothers a run for their money.
Pac-12 To Hold Football Championship Games At Levi’s Stadium For Next Three YearsThe Pacific 12 Conference will hold its Football Championship Game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for the next three years, with the first set for Dec. 5, a conference official said.
Levi’s Stadium Set To Host Pac-12 Conference Football ChampionshipThe Pac-12 Conference is set to announce that they will move the league championship football game to the new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers, starting this upcoming season.
Conservative PACs To Pay Record Fine For California Campaign ViolationsCalifornia’s political watchdog agency has announced the largest fine in its history for campaign-reporting violations and ordered two political action committees involved in the 2012 elections to pay the state’s general fund $15 million.
California PACs Reveal Secret Spending To Help Oust Incumbent DemocratsMore than six months after the November election, two major California political action committees are revealing their joint role in ousting two incumbent Democrats from the state Assembly.
Pac-10 On Verge Of Important DecisionsA relative newcomer with a background in tennis, not football, Pac-10 commissioner Larry Scott doesn’t feel comfortable characterizing this week’s athletic directors meetings as the most important in conference history.