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Proposition 24

Proposition 24: Privacy rights initiative

October 19, 2020

Proposition 24 would allow existing consumer data privacy laws and rights will be expanded.

Proposition 15

Proposition 15: Commercial tax assessment changes

October 19, 2020

Proposition 15 says it increases funding for public schools, community colleges and local government services by changing tax assessment of commercial and industrial property.

Proposition 20

Proposition 20: Criminal justice reform

October 19, 2020

Proposition 20 repeals certain criminal justice reforms voted on in 2014 and 2016 designed to reduce the prison population in California.

Trump Biden Town Hall Ratings

VIDEO: Trump, Biden appear in competing town halls

October 16, 2020

Donald Trump and Joe Biden dueled it out in competing town hall meetings Thursday night.  

Halloween pumpkin

5 fun Halloween activities for 2020

October 16, 2020

With everything gone virtual, holidays such as Halloween are starting to look a little different this year. Check out this list of fun local events.

Proposition 25

Proposition 25: Abolishing cash bail

October 16, 2020

Proposition 25, will uphold the current state legislation, Senate Bill 10, which replaces the cash bail with risk assessments for detained suspects, who are awaiting trials.

Proposition 21

Proposition 21: Local rent control initiative

October 16, 2020

Proposition 21 would replace the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which allowed local governments to use rent control in some cases. It has been in effect since 1995.

Proposition 16

Proposition 16: Affirmative action repeal (with video)

October 15, 2020

Proposition 16 would repeal Proposition 209, which banned the state from discriminating against or favoring any individual on the basis of their race or sex.

Proposition 14

Proposition 14: Stem cell research bonds

October 15, 2020

California is voting on selling $5.5 billion in new bonds to continue funding grants for research and development of stem cell treatments.

Proposition 17

Proposition 17: Parolees’ right to vote

October 15, 2020

Proposition 17 restores voting rights to people on parole. Upon completion of prison sentence served, their voting rights would be restored, aligning California with other states.

Proposition 23

Proposition 23: Dialysis clinics initiative

October 15, 2020

Proposition 23 requires at least one physician on-site, mandatory data reporting and equal care for all patients regardless of insurance.

Bonnie Ann Dowd

SDCCD announced financial contingency plan to kick in next year

October 14, 2020

With little hope of another round of federal pandemic relief coming, the San Diego Community College District needs to seek out new ways to cover daily expenses.

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