Berkeley

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Sophie Hahn

Sophie Hahn has become a more consistently reliable vote on affordable housing, climate justice and workers rights, and is the best candidate in this…

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Ben Bartlett

Bartlett has been a good voice on affordable housing and police funding. Though Bartlett has more room to grow there, his opponent is deeply invested…

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Measure II – Create Board and Director of Police Accountability

Clearly, this measure could go farther for civilian oversight and defunding of policing in Berkeley, but it is a good start. It creates a nine-member…

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Measure HH – Fund Climate Equity Fund Through Increased Utilty User Tax

In an effort to fund a Climate Equity Action Fund, this measure places a tax on users’ electricity bills. Though there are carve-outs for low-in…

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Measure GG – Tax Lyft and Uber Riders to Fund Public Services

While well-intentioned, this measure would result in unaccountable and greedy rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft passing charges on to their drive…

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Measure FF – Raise $8.5 Million for Emergency Response Through Parcel Tax

This measure raises needed funds for firefighting, emergency medical response and wildfire preparedness. It raises $8.5 million through a $0.1047 per…

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