Posts Tagged: anti-speculation tax

Broad Coalition Unites Behind SF’s Prop G

Broad Coalition Unites Behind SF’s Prop G

Posted August 20, 2014 by Quintin Mecke

With the recent endorsements of Proposition G by the San Francisco Democratic Party, Senator Mark Leno and the San Francisco Labor Counclabor and community leaders gathered in San Francisco’s Chinatown on Tuesday August 19, at 12:30 pm to announce the
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How SF Tenants Swayed Democrats on Prop G

How SF Tenants Swayed Democrats on Prop G

Posted August 15, 2014 by

On the night of August 13, San Francisco’s tenant advocates turned impending defeat into a critical SF Democratic Party endorsement for Prop G, the speculation tax initiative. Although it looked like a “No Endorsement” would prevail only hours before the
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Will SF Dems Endorse Anti-Speculation Tax?

Will SF Dems Endorse Anti-Speculation Tax?

Posted August 11, 2014 by

On August 13, the San Francisco Democratic Party will decide whether to endorse Prop G, which imposes additional taxes on the quick turnover of properties. Designed to stop speculators from “flipping” properties, Prop G reduces speculator profits and creates an
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