This is a big election year. It’s undeniable. But as you’re probably watching the battle for commander-in-chief, don’t forget about your local, San Francisco elections; the ones that will have an even bigger impact on your day-to-day life.
Should we label genetically engineered food (Proposition 37)? Should Californians be sentenced to life in prison for non-violent crimes like possession of marijuana (Proposition 36)? Should we let corporations give unlimited money to politicians (Proposition G)? Should we try to drain the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir (Proposition F)?
In the lead up to Nov. 6, Mission Local’s proposition coverage is here to deconstruct these sticky and ambiguous issues. Politics are confusing, we can help!