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Pinterest Move Threatens Long-Time San Francisco Tenants With Eviction

June 20, 2014 | 4:43 pm

Pinterest Move Threatens Long-Time San Francisco Tenants With Eviction

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In city’s Showplace Square District, a large number of design and production businesses may lose out.

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Citizens Panel Gives Small Boost to Lawmaker Salaries

June 20, 2014 | 3:02 pm

Citizens Panel Gives Small Boost to Lawmaker Salaries

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Governor, statewide officers and legislators all will receive a 2 percent boost in December.

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Brown Signs Budget, Leaves It Almost Veto-Free

June 20, 2014 | 1:42 pm

Brown Signs Budget, Leaves It Almost Veto-Free

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The governor leaves the spending plan virtually intact in earliest signed budget in modern state history.

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Rick Perry: ‘I Stepped in It’ With San Francisco Comment on Homosexuality

June 20, 2014 | 10:30 am

Rick Perry: ‘I Stepped in It’ With San Francisco Comment on Homosexuality

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Texas governor doesn’t apologize, but says focus on social issues is a distraction to Republican Party.

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McCarthy Picked as GOP Majority Leader: A Boost to Immigration Reform?

June 19, 2014 | 12:30 pm

McCarthy Picked as GOP Majority Leader: A Boost to Immigration Reform?

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Central Valley Republican, whose district is 37% Latino, backs extending legal status to undocumented.

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Could It Be Water Versus Schools on California’s November Ballot?

June 19, 2014 | 12:01 am

Could It Be Water Versus Schools on California’s November Ballot?

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If two bonds being considered both pass, they might be pitted against each other by leery voters.

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Solar Tax Break Proves Budget Muscle of Powerful Interests

June 17, 2014 | 12:01 am

Solar Tax Break Proves Budget Muscle of Powerful Interests

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How did an eight-year extension of a solar tax break get quietly inserted into the 2014-15 spending plan?

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California Lawmakers Approve $156 Billion Budget

June 16, 2014 | 7:05 am

California Lawmakers Approve $156 Billion Budget

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Plan OK’d Sunday night, just hours before deadline, includes $250 million for high-speed rail.

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West Oakland Coffee Shop Vandalized Hours After Gentrification Protests

June 13, 2014 | 5:01 pm

West Oakland Coffee Shop Vandalized Hours After Gentrification Protests

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Masked vandals threw five bricks through the shop’s windows, damaging a coffee brewing machine.

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California’s November Ballot Could Be Shortest Ever

June 13, 2014 | 8:00 am

California’s November Ballot Could Be Shortest Ever

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State voters may find themselves with fewer propositions than at any time in more than a generation.

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