Fact Check: (Still) Not-So-Instant Pension Savings
Mayor Kevin Faulconer and City Councilwoman Lorie Zapf claim in recent campaign mailers for Zapf and District 6 City Council candidate Chris Cate that pension reform has already saved taxpayers $1 billion.
Lisa Halverstadt | May 21, 2014 |
Convention Center Fix-It List: Carpet, Sprinklers — and the Repairs Budget Itself
Andrew Keatts | February 18, 2014 |
San Diego Explained: The Price Tag on a Special Election
Catherine Green | February 6, 2014 |
Short Cuts: Where the Candidates Landed on Cutting – and Restoring – City Services
Lisa Halverstadt | January 8, 2014 |
Actually, Managed Competition Does Work for Taxpayers
The fact is, every government in America buys a large number of goods and services from the private sector every day. Governments decide what they need and who can provide it for the best value, just as we do in our private lives.
Felipe Monroig | December 18, 2013 |
Chargers Blackouts: the Ultimate Insult to San Diego Taxpayers
Scott Lewis | December 5, 2013 |
VOSD Radio: Give Thanks for Startups
Tech entrepreneur Kelly Abbott is our special guest on the extended podcast. He's got some big news, and he's pledged the share the wealth. Plus, more on the hot-button affordable housing fee increase, and weasely words in the race for mayor.
Catherine Green | November 30, 2013 |
City Employee Pension Contributions, Same as They Ever Were
Catherine Green | November 25, 2013 |
Kevin Faulconer’s Bipartisan Bona Fides Have Helped Ocean Beach
Kevin Faulconer has seasoned experience after serving as chair of several City Council committees. They’re not very sexy or exciting but that work is what this city needs – major hands-on experience coupled with an interest in problem-solving on a neighborhood level.