Stories about Taxes

Who’s going to pay for the stimulus bill?

Young people are -- because Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos aren't.

City College board fires chancellor

At a critical time for the school, trustees have to seek a new leader who has community credibility.

Everyone has to sacrifice in these tough times — except the 1 percent

Why is nobody in the political world talking about the need for the billionaires to pay their fair share in this massive crisis?

Supes seek support for small businesses and workers

Proposal would set aside city money for zero-interest loans; mayor declines to say she will support it.

It’s easy to find housing in SF — if you’re in the 1 percent

Lots of new high-end condos coming on the market for rich people, but the private market can't build anything for anyone else.

Unlimited growth doesn’t help the local economy

In SF, a rising tide doesn't lift all boats; it drowns the people who can't afford a boat. So why is Scott Wiener pushing a discredited neoliberal agenda?

After Iowa, why the establishment fears Sanders

The Democratic Party leadership may not be afraid that Bernie will lose; they may be afraid that he will win.

A culture of corruption at City Hall

A generation of mayors allowed this to happen -- and all it does is help Donald Trump's agenda.

Teacher’s Union endorses Wiener opponent for state Senate

Upstart candidate Jackie Fielder wins UESF nod

Forget SB 50 — San Francisco needs a bold plan for social housing

European cities show how more than half the housing stock can be taken out of the private market -- and it works.