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Saving Obamacare, Pelosi Earns Support in 2018

Posted March 28, 2017 by

Pelosi’s Leadership Kept Democrats in Line You know the whispering about someone like Jane Kim challenging Nancy Pelosi from the left in a 2018 Democratic primary? That challenge wasn’t happening before last week; after she saved Obamacare, anybody deeming Pelosi
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SFMTA Puts Tenderloin Kids at Risk

SFMTA Delays Tenderloin Safety

Posted March 28, 2017 by

Tenderloin’s 10 Year Wait for Two-Way Streets Continues In 2007, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted the Tenderloin-Little Saigon Neighborhood Transportation Plan. Yet today, 10 years later, the Plan’s key pedestrian safety feature—the shift of Eddy and Ellis
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La Cocina’s F&B: Voices From the Kitchen, April 7

Posted March 28, 2017 by Caleb Zigas

La Cocina’s F&B: Voices From the Kitchen is a storytelling event designed to share the less often heard voices from kitchens across the country while providing guests with a full sensory experience including food, drinks and real contemplation. This season’s
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Will Democrats Deliver for Tenants?

Posted March 21, 2017 by

State Must Address Housing Crisis As California activists mobilize against Trump’s planned elimination of Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) and Veteran’s Homeless programs (the USICH), these efforts must not obscure a critical question: when will California’s Democratic-controlled legislature start helping
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Why Is Transit Ridership Falling?

Posted March 21, 2017 by Angie Schmitt

Transit ridership took a turn for the worse in 2016. In all but a handful of cities, fewer people rode trains and buses, even in some places, like Los Angeles, that have invested significantly in expanding capacity. It’s not just
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SF’s Housing Program Fails Teachers and Students

Posted March 21, 2017 by

New Proposal Expands Benefits The United Educators of San Francisco (UESF) opposes changes proposed by Supervisors Safai, Breed and Tang to the city’s inclusionary housing law. According to its op-ed in the SF Chronicle, UESF believes the proposal “pits low-income
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Wrap-up Reviews From CAAMFest 35

Posted March 21, 2017 by

Tanuj Chopra’s Palo Alto-set comedy/drama “Chee and T” is a funny slacker buddy film with Southeast Asian American leads.  Viewers will laugh at hilarious drug abuse, sexy women, and cringeworthy sexual innuendo.  Homophobia is fortunately treated seriously. Spectacular 20-ish underachievers
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