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A Tax Policy With San Francisco Roots

Henry George, the 19th-century political economist, spent his seminal years in San Francisco. He is no longer a household name, and his “land-value taxation” theory is probably among the few radical ideas for government financial reform that haven’t gotten a … Continue reading

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Planning Effort Is Enlivened by Tea Party

What could be so sinister? According to the video posted on the East Bay Tea Party’s Web site, it’s the Sustainable Communities Strategy being developed by two of the wonkiest governmental bodies in the Bay Area: the Metropolitan Transportation Commission … Continue reading

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