Supes Pick Their Battles for November Ballot

Posted July 28, 2010 by Paul Hogarth

Many progressive measures that raise revenue and/or reform City government have been talked about in recent months – but voters won’t get to weigh in on them this November. Last night was the deadline for Charter Amendments and tax measures
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Whitman Snubs African Americans and Black Media

Posted July 28, 2010 by Harrison Chastang

Hope you were able to TiVo that campaign ad Meg Whitman ran during the primary with her endorsement from former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. Because if Whitman continues her strategy of avoiding African Americans, that may be probably the
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Fred Bekele and Parking Contracts …

Fred Bekele and Parking Contracts …

Posted July 28, 2010 by

To the Editor: What a shameful, disgusting story. I hope the guy gets a million tax payer dollars for what has been done to him. Matt Gonzalez is to be commended for representing this man. It would not surprise me
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SEIU-UNITE HERE Settlement Reached

Posted July 27, 2010 by Randy Shaw

After an 18-month battle that began with SEIU believing it could affect a hostile takeover of its once close union ally, the two unions reached a settlement yesterday almost entirely on UNITE HERE’s terms. SEIU’s raids on UNITE HERE split
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Why Bother Bidding?

Posted July 27, 2010 by Matt Gonzalez

How Fred Bekele won a parking garage contract in San Francisco, only to have it taken away In the summer of 2007, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) hired consultant Barbara Chance to address multiple issues concerning the city’s
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98% of Rome’s Priests Are Gay

Posted July 27, 2010 by Tommi Avicolli-Mecca

The Pope must be having a lot of sleepless nights these days. Especially now that Panorama, a magazine owned by Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, has just published an exposé on the secret lives of Rome’s gay priests. They’re not
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