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Tenant Congress Saturday

Tenant Congress Saturday

Posted April 21, 2004 by

This Saturday, April 24, join tenants from across the city at a Tenant Congress to discuss important issues of rent control and Rent Board reform. The Tenant Congress will be held from 11 AM to 3 PM at the Main
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The Post Fajitagate Police Commission Takes Shape

The Post Fajitagate Police Commission Takes Shape

Posted April 21, 2004 by John Dunbar

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has voted to appoint a weak new Police Commission, rejecting calls that it appoint representatives of the Latino and activist communities responsible for the passage of the police reform measure, Prop H, last November.
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New Wave of Ellis Evictions Sweeps the City, Part 3

Posted April 21, 2004 by Dean Preston

“Rent control is not a life sentence,” promises local attorney Jeffrey Woo in his late night television ads seeking landlord clients. If having an investment which doubles your money over time is a “life sentence,” most would say “lock me
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San Diego Passes Just Cause Eviction Ordinance

Posted April 20, 2004 by ACORN News

Working with allies in the San Diego Affordable Housing Coalition, San Diego ACORN members helped build support for the March 30 passage of a “Just Cause Eviction Ordinance” to protect longtime tenants’ rights in San Diego – the first tenants
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Will Child Care Survive Budget Crunch?

Posted April 20, 2004 by Lisa Garcia-Gray

Over 200 folks rally in support of San Francisco’s Children youth and Families“I’m afraid your only option is to go back on welfare if you want to get child care subsidies” As I heard my advocates’ voice on the telephone
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Arauco in Concert

Posted April 20, 2004 by E. "Doc" Smith

Many years ago I became a big fan of the Peruvian group, Los Colchakis, and later, the guitar duo Strunz and Farah. I may have found yet another group to move me in much the same way. Arauco is a
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Rudy’s Errant Mission

Rudy’s Errant Mission

Posted April 19, 2004 by Randy Shaw

Rudy Nothenberg testifies before the Building Commission today, one month after Mayor Newsom appointed him “special monitor: to investigate the Department of Building Inspection. While Newsom’s action was praised by the San Francisco Chronicle, his choice of Nothenberg raises questions.
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