Archive for January 3rd, 2013

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    Fiscal Cliff: Crisis Averted…For Now

        Late on New Year’s Day, Congress passed a bill to avoid sending the country off the fiscal cliff, preventing tax increases on struggling, middle-income families. Despite the political theater, Congress, scrambled to put together a last-minute package that preserves the nation’s recovering economy, […]

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    NEW YEAR, NEW ASSESSOR, NEW SUPE?

        Often mentioned is elevating San Francisco Supervisor Carmen Chu to Assessor-Recorder. But that leaves an open District 4 (Sunset) Supervisor seat where Mayor Ed Lee faces the risk of losing another appointee to election or key vote on his agenda (See “Potstickers” 12/6/12 at tinyurl.com/ax27up9 and 12/20/12 at tinyurl.com/agxoxan). Last […]

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    Fred Korematsu Day Heroes Celebration Set for Jan. 27

        The Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education is excited to celebrate Fred Korematsu Day 2013 by honoring 16 American civil rights heroes who’ve been long overlooked: Grace Lee Boggs, the Dollar Store Strikers, Mitsuye Endo, Gordon Hirabayashi, the Internment Dissenters, […]

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