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Political Predictions for California and the Bay Area in 2014

Randy Shaw | Posted 03.09.2014 | San Francisco
Randy Shaw

In 2014, California ballot initiatives could boost progressive change and the June and November ballots feature intriguing races for state offices. The most important San Francisco campaign is legislative, as a broad coalition is assembled to get Sacramento to amend the Ellis Act to stop speculative evictions in the city.

My New Year's Resolution: Making Climate a Voter Concern in 2014

Tom Steyer | Posted 03.05.2014 | Green
Tom Steyer

Yes, there's gridlock in Washington. But step outside the Beltway, and you hear the real conversation on climate change.

Aaron Sankin

Will California Crack Down On Oil Companies?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.24.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A group of young environmentalists in California are using Earth Day to call attention to what some see as a glaring flaw in the Gol...