October 2nd, 2016

Stadium Measure Picks Up Key Endorsement

Downtown Partnership Weighs In — With Conditions.

(Note: Since publication of this post on Sunday, San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer has¬†endorsed Measure C, the Chargers’ stadium initiative.)¬†

Endorsements often play an important role in helping voters decide whether to support or oppose candidates for office as well as ballot measures, particularly when those measures

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September 25th, 2016

Politifest 2016 — From A to Z

Politicos, Civic Leaders, Journalists Gather to Talk Open Democracy, Elections and Public Policy.

November general election voters in San Diego will be faced with the daunting task of wading through a record number of ballot items — a bewildering 12 citywide and two countywide measures, as well as 17 statewide propositions.

Politifest enthusiasts gathered Saturday

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September 18th, 2016

November Election — 50 Days and Counting!

ICYMI: CSAG chairman’s endorsement of Measure C tops the week’s stadium news.

The election is just 50 days away and campaign season is in full swing. November general election voters in San Diego will be faced with the onerous task of wading through a record number of ballot issues — a bewildering 12 citywide measures,

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September 4th, 2016

ICYMI: The Week In Headlines

As the Summer Winds Down, the Politics Heat Up

It’s the Labor Day weekend, the unofficial end to summer and the traditional kick off to the fall campaign season. And this year, perhaps for the first time in a very long time, it will be a particularly meaningful one for the region’s tourism sector.

The

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August 28th, 2016

ICYMI: The Week In Headlines

Lots of News on the Stadium Front

Mayor Kevin Faulconer

This past week provided a great deal of fodder on the Chargers’ stadium quest, with opposing sides of two November stadium measures sharpening their arguments and message points aimed at voters in the city of San Diego.

Perhaps the biggest news anticipated in the

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