Election Day

Election Day in the United States

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Election Day

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Vote on local and statewide candidates and propositions, including 5 San Francisco Supervisor races, BART Board, controversial city Props G, L, and M;  and state Governor.

Today’s Headlines

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It’s Election Day! Go Vote! Many of You Already Have (SF Gate, Fog City Journal, Merc) High-Speed Rail Projects in Many States on the Line in Today’s Election (Infrastructurist) Giants Fans Flood Streets to Celebrate First-Ever World Championship (SF Gate, Merc) Muni Service Halted, Streets Closed, Some Filled with Broken Glass, Bottles (SF Examiner) Six […]
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Yes, We Have No Carbon Tax

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About 12 hours after President Obama won re-election, Bloomberg News ran this tantalizing headline: “Obama May Levy Carbon Tax to Cut U.S. Deficit, HSBC Says.” The article suggested that a $20-per-ton tax on carbon emissions, rising gradually over time, could help reduce the deficit by half within a decade. Within the same story was the […]