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Michela Alioto-Pier
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We Need Prop H, And a Mayor Who Supports It

(1) Comments | Posted October 20, 2011 | 6:28 PM

It's a classic image: young children with new backpacks, parents just behind, walking excitedly to their first day of school. Parents talk to each other, visit with teachers outside, and wave goodbye to children from the front steps.

But for too many San Francisco families, that picture simply doesn't match...

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San Francisco Needs Long-Term Budget Solutions

(12) Comments | Posted July 29, 2011 | 4:02 PM

Yesterday, Interim Mayor Ed Lee signed San Francisco's Fiscal Year 2011-2012 budget. I am pleased this year's budget was passed with less conflict than in past years. But ultimately, this year's budget, passed by an interim mayor, is full of interim solutions to our long-term budget challenges.

To achieve balance,...

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No Time For Retreat On Homelessness

(2) Comments | Posted July 12, 2011 | 10:49 PM

There are many challenges to meet if we are to ensure San Francisco's bright future: creating jobs, improving MUNI, balancing the City budget and reforming the pension system will be top priorities for the next Mayor.

Unfortunately, extreme members of the Board of Supervisors want to revisit fights of the...

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