Letters to the Editor

To the Editor…

Posted November 26, 2014

Subject: Airbnb Initiative Headed to SF’s Mayoral Ballot Why is it so conveniently forgotten that the Tax Collector said that AirBnB and the hosts themselves are jointly liable for the unpaid taxes? Is Leno really going to base his campaign
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To the Editor…

Posted November 21, 2014

On narrow economic issues maybe SF is in general Left. On broad social issues too.  But of course those two categories are always intertwined, with the devil in the details so it’s probably a fruitless exercise to debate what direction
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To the Editor…

Posted November 19, 2014

TOP OF THE MARK. While Mark may not be the ideal choice, especially of ‘the left’, he is possibly the only one with a chance of prevailing and at least slowing down the sale of the city. Maybe it’s time
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To the Editor…

Posted November 19, 2014

Good piece on the looming Leno vs. Lee campaign. I would be pretty neutral on Mayor Lee were it not for one issue; i.e. despite feeling that he’s a little soft on developers I think he’s also done some good
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To the Editor…

Posted November 18, 2014

I have not seen an explanation as to why the Proposition E the measure called for the proceeds of the tax to be used for “nutrition, physical activity, and health programs in public schools, parks, and elsewhere” thus requiring a
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To the Editor…

Posted November 17, 2014

Love your article about AirBnB, but it leads me to wonder: where is the Mayor’s Office on Disability on this topic? Why are they not consulted, and even if they have to take the initiative and weigh in before discussions
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To the Editor…

Posted November 17, 2014

Thanks for your great and ongoing coverage of the soda tax issue. Just a couple of corrections to your soda tax and social media article.   1) the campaign was always grassroots. Larry came in after over a year of
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To the Editor…

Posted November 14, 2014

So… isn’t there another story here?  No interest loan not paid back properly?  There might be some serious charges at play.  Lets hope so   Keep up the good work!
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