Stories about Economic Inequality
Inaugural program disses opponents, has little talk of working with the progressive majority on the board
To reckon with the current housing crisis, we must inquire into our country’s metropolitan history.
None of the candidates made a case for why they are different than the others; that's a problem when the city is in a serious crisis and so many voters are undecided
The campaigns need to give us specific plans and proposals, starting today
The agenda: Mayor Ed Lee's legacy is reflected in part in a Planning Department report that shows the city is building lots of market-rate housing -- and prices are not coming down
While we give Mayor Lee credit for a life of public service, the voters are profoundly unhappy with the direction of city government. The June election will be about who is NOT the next Ed Lee
Newsom is running to the left, his fundraising email shows -- but there's nothing about economic justice
Sure -- but we have to seriously rethink our housing, economic development, and planning policies. Oh, and raise taxes on the billionaires. Why are we not talking about this?
Lite Guv wants to overturn local control over waterfront development
Affordable housing advocates pushed for some key amendments, which didn't make the final bill