The San Francisco Controller Responds to Planthold

Posted September 28, 2006 by Ed Harrington

(Ed note: Due to length of the Controller’s response to Bob Planthold’s series of articles, we are running it below rather than on letters page) In your recent BeyondChron articles and e-mails to the City regarding the Transit Effectiveness Project
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“Progressives & The Governor Race, Public Housing…”

“Progressives & The Governor Race, Public Housing…”

Posted September 27, 2006 by

Randy, As an environmentalist, I can assure you that Schwarzenegger has been a disaster on that issue. He’s vetoed good environmental legislation and placed pro-industry people in agencies where they do major harm to the environment. Unlike Gray Davis, whose
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Blue Thoughts from a Red State: Ryun Running Out of Steam?

Posted September 27, 2006 by Jesse Zerger Nathan

(Ed note: Despite Democrats’ increasing success in Kansas, this shift has yet to impact federal contests. But if right-wing Congressmember Jim Ryun is defeated in November, it would be Republicans asking what is the matter with Kansas.) Jim Ryun has
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Proposition 1A Does Nothing to “Rebuild” California

Posted September 27, 2006 by Paul Hogarth

Governor Schwarzenegger and the Democratic legislature have placed five measures on the November ballot in an effort to rebuild California’s infrastructure (Propositions 1A-1E.) The measures are being sold together as a “package deal” to bring $37 billion for transportation, housing,
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Anti-Immigrant Rights Forces Call for Boycott of Miller Beer

Posted September 27, 2006 by

(Ed. Note: San Francisco Bay Area residents are largely immune from the blatant immigrant-bashing now occurring in America. This press release from the AMERICANS FOR LEGAL IMMIGRATION PAC gives a sense of the grassroots strategies employed by anti-immigrant rights activists,
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