Stories about Ballot Measures
... plus reefer madness at City Hall and the history of local development politics
Hotel rejected; pot clubs limited; Kim wants more sunshine on dark money ... the last board meeting before summer break was packed with action
Tenant advocates fear that AB 943 could undermine ballot measures for rent control
... plus what to do when robots take all our jobs, and Prince Gavin hides from the press. We look at the coming week
Chiu, Ting both vote for measure that raises the threshold for citizen initiatives on development to 55 percent
The senator misses the point -- and the facts -- when he attacks people who don't think the private market will solve our woes
... plus permanent Google buses and a fight over the Ethics Commission
How did progressives lose the Board of Supes -- and what can we do now?
... another key vote on the Mission's future -- and what do we do about the jail?
This will be a decisive local election -- and we don't even know who will vote