Disclose Act California working its way through State Senate

The Clean Money Campaign reports that SB 52, the Disclose Act, cleared the first of seven hurdles, passing out of the state Senate Elections Committee and on to the Senate Appropriations Committee and then to the full Senate in late May. Authored by Senators Mark Leno (SD 12) and Jerry Hill (SD 13) and sponsored … Continue reading Disclose Act California working its way through State Senate

Egon Terplan of SPUR on Bay Area Regional Planning

"Five Not-So-Easy Pieces" - jobs, housing, transit, taxes, climate Excerpts From the Bay Area Monitor web site. The entire article is here. By Alec MacDonald For Egon Terplan - the regional planning director of SPUR (the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association) - looming questions revolve around five overlapping issues: jobs, housing, taxes, transit, and … Continue reading Egon Terplan of SPUR on Bay Area Regional Planning

Rich Gordon and Jerry Hill draw a crowd of over 100 in Los Altos

If you missed the League's "Meet Your Local Elected Officials"event on March 3 here's the scoop. Our event headliners, Rich Gordon and Jerry Hill discussed the top 3 priorities of the State Legislature. In the spirit of our local League's Observer Reports, here is a transcript of the five minutes of remarks made by Rich … Continue reading Rich Gordon and Jerry Hill draw a crowd of over 100 in Los Altos