The Potrero View -- April 2014
Five candidates have filed to run for supervisor against District 10 incumbent Malia Cohen this November. The would-be politicians — Tony Kelly, Shawn Richard, Ed Donaldson, Diane Wesley Smith and DeBray Carpenter — have begun, to varying degrees, preparing campaign strategies, solidifying their support and fundraising. But the clear advantage goes to Cohen, whose re-election effort is well underway and financially strong, with slightly more than $125,000 i...
This month marked the deadline to secure health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, with many low-income families gaining access to health care insurance for the first time. But despite its name, the national mandate is coming at a high cost to some San Franciscans, who make more than the maximum allowable yearly income, and as a result don’t qualify for subsidies and tax credits....
Community reaction to a planned marijuana nursery at Indiana and 25th streets is mixed, though residents may be largely unaware that a commercial grow house may be developed nearby. ...