SF Measure Taxing Wealthy Businesses For Homeless Services Becomes Law; State Supreme Court Denies ChallengeProp C, the 2018 initiative that taxes wealthy San Francisco businesses to pay for homeless service, became law Wednesday after the California Supreme Court refused to hear a challenge to it.
San Francisco Voters Appear To Approve All 5 Ballot MeasuresSan Francisco voters took to the polls Tuesday and appeared to approve all five measures on the ballot, according to the preliminary election results.
49ers Owner Jed York Joins Opposition To Santa Clara's Controversial Prop CSan Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York has contributed $300,000 to the “No on C Santa Clarans for Voting Rights”, according to a filing submitted late Wednesday afternoon to the Santa Clara City Clerk’s office, setting the stage for a blitz of campaign activity in the final weeks before the March 3 election.
San Francisco Voters Overwhelmingly Defeat Prop C In Early Election ResultsSan Franciscans appear to have overwhelmingly defeated Proposition C in Tuesday's election, meaning a citywide ban on electronic cigarette sales could go into effect next year, according to preliminary election results.
San Francisco Mayor Breed Appears Headed For Reelection; Vaping On BallotAfter a bruising fight last year to become San Francisco's mayor, London Breed faces token opposition on Tuesday's ballot as she struggles to find solutions to the city's homelessness crisis, drug epidemic and a housing shortfall that have put the politically liberal city in the national spotlight.
SF Mayor Breed Seeks To End Legal Uncertainty Surrounding Prop CSan Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Monday that she's working with City Attorney Dennis Herrera to validate voter-approved Proposition C in court so that the city can begin gathering funds from the measure.
Early Election Results Indicate Victory For SF’s Prop C, Other MeasuresProposition C, which would tax San Francisco's wealthiest companies to provide funds for housing and rehabilitating the city's homeless population, appears To have passed in Tuesday's election.
Supporters of S.F. Prop C Rally Outside Twitter HeadquartersSupporters of San Francisco's Proposition C rallied Thursday outside of tech giant Twitter's headquarters less than a week after the company's CEO, Jack Dorsey, blasted the measure on the social site.
Peskin Proposal Aims To Lower Costs In Red-Hot SF Housing MarketOne San Francisco lawmaker is looking to put a plan in place to stop rising costs in San Francisco's super-heated rental market.
About The Bay: Tuesday’s Low-Interest Election In San FranciscoTuesday is Election Day around the Bay Area but in San Francisco political insiders say that only a small percentage of the electorate will turn out.
Prop. C on Health Insurance