Stories about Taxes

The Agenda, Election Day edition

The future, the endorsements, the Big Money, and the Election Night parties

The truth about Prop. C

We know what works to address homelessness -- and the No on C campaign isn't telling the truth

A No on 10 study out of UC Berkeley is so dumb it’s almost a joke

A professor who is also a real-estate consultant says rent control is bad for tenants and small businesses. That's ridiculous -- and he doesn't seem to want to defend his argument.

Cannabis: Can we bring back compassionate care?

Gov. Brown's veto of three bills meant to plug holes in Prop. 64 reveal the downside of current legalization regulations.

The truth about ‘progressive’ housing policy

The "Nimby boomers" are not the ones who created the housing crisis.

New study says rent control doesn’t discourage new housing

USC researchers say the data shows that Prop. 10 wouldn't stifle housing production. That's a direct challenge to the real-estate industry campaign

Breed’s opposition to Prop. C shows she’s on the side of big business

And her statement defending her position is based on inaccurate Chamber of Commerce talking points

No job loss from Prop. C — but plenty of benefits

Report by city economist directly contradicts the Chamber of Commerce, shows that Prop. C will reduce homelessness and improve the city's business climate

Dirty desperate lies about Prop. C

The Chamber of Commerce is promoting radical disinformation in an attempt to undermine a reasonable measure to address the city's most pressing problem.

Is everyone at City Hall incompetent?

Or is the private sector -- and clear policy positions -- at the root of our homeless crisis?