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  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Ravens, Crows, Bedbugs, and Drain Flies Among Pests City Combats With Chemicals

    Begone, critters.​Following Tuesday's election, San Francisco may seem like a political island in a sea of shellacking states. Judging from a recent report from the Department of Environment's Integrated Pest Management Plan, we're an island under constant attack.Last year San Francisco bought 2,2 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    Will President Bush Dare Come To the San Francisco World Series Games?

    I heart Texas Rangers.​Is Dubya coming to the World Series? Today's Examiner said it's "rumored" that George W. Bush is headed to either Games 1 or 2 in San Francisco to root for the Texas Rangers, the team which he used to partly own. (There's a good little bit of trivia to get you sports-apathet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    SF Gov InAction: The First Rule of Rules Committee Is That There ARE NO RULES!

    Is it any wonder that the mayor who could go on for 7.5 hours about the State of the City without ONCE mentioning a half-billion-dollar deficit has been in Switzerland when the city has to decide how to deal with it? How fitting that he married an actress. Let's review. After being elected in th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    SF Gov InAction Fire Sale: Supes Sell Their Legacies Off for Pennies on the Dollar

    By Benjamin Wachs Come on down to San Francisco, boys and girls, where the deals are hot, hot, HOT! That's right, I'm Crraaaaaaazy Gavin Newsom, and this week everything must go! We have an ENORMOUS deficit looming up after the holidays and our entire inventory must be cleared out! No deal t ... More >>

  • News

    May 9, 2007

    Golf in the Hole

    Will the city turn over our golf courses to the very people who are making them lose money?

  • News

    February 7, 2007

    Par for the Course

    Give away city golf courses? Yet another scheme to take public property and put it into private hands without much oversight.

  • News

    January 25, 2006

    Pouring Money Down a Hole

    We tried to warn you. A new audit shows how a PGA tournament sucked millions of dollars from city parks.

  • News

    December 28, 2005

    Offensive Line

    Numbers guy and Stanford MBA Paraag Marathe has become a scapegoat for the 49ers' failure, but he's really the future of the NFL

  • News

    October 26, 2005

    The Money Went Fore What?

    As parks funds were moved -- behind the scenes -- to a golf tournament, Gavin Newsom was out front seeking the spotlight. It's what he does best.

  • News

    February 11, 2004

    Sand Trap

    The deal may die if Willie Brown doesn't raise a big chunk of change in a few months

  • News

    June 18, 2003

    It's a Bechtel World

    Think that a $680 million Iraq contract is a big deal? You don't know Bechtel.

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