Proposal’s backers say they’ll work with city to craft regulation of short-term rental services.
UC Berkeley alum Sean Barry, 27, will likely be challenging 18-year incumbent Kriss Worthington.
Former Assembly speaker to pay as much as $3 million to see if he can reverse a narrow loss in primary.
Berkeley’s sugar tax funds would go to the general fund, and San Francisco’s to health programs.
Levy would fund disposal of illegal fireworks, but GOP critics said it amounts to a “patriot tax.”
A duel between Democrats appears to have ended with Betty Yee squeaking past John Pérez by 484 votes.
Measure by San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón is the sixth to qualify for November ballot.
$10.5 billion plan now includes more money for reservoirs, but not enough to win Republican votes.
Measure would bar NSA from collecting Americans’ communications without a warrant.