Photo of Homeless Camp in San Francisco

San Francisco To Consider Taxing Companies To Help Homeless

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services, an issue that set off a battle in another West Coast city struggling with income inequality. The city elections department...

Walters: Democratic Hopefuls Long on Ideas, Short on Revenue

In today’s CALmatters piece, Dan Walters discusses the outcome of a forum, hosted by the San Francisco Chronicle (full video of forum within article), for the Democratic candidates in next year’s gubernatorial election. As Walters notes, each candidate made...

Politics 101: Should Clovis Tax Airbnb Rentals?

Should Clovis residents who rent out their homes through services such as Airbnb be taxed? The Clovis City Council will ask staff to come up with a plan at Monday’s (Oct. 9) meeting, which is scheduled for 6...