Sunday, February 02, 2020

Bernie Sanders (candidate for US President)

Speech on Housing

Tenant Associations Coalition PAC


Bernie Sanders

Housing For All platform

Key Points

  • End the housing crisis by investing $2.5 trillion to build nearly 10 million permanently affordable housing units.
  • Protect tenants by implementing a national rent control standard, a “just-cause” requirement for evictions, and ensuring the right to counsel in housing disputes.
  • Make rent affordable by making Section 8 vouchers available to all eligible families without a waitlist and strengthening the Fair Housing Act.
  • Combat gentrification, exclusionary zoning, segregation, and speculation.
  • End homelessness and ensure fair housing for all
  • Revitalize public housing by investing $70 billion to repair, decarbonize, and build new public housing.
Tenant Associations Coalition Political Action Committee (TAC PAC)
March 3rd, 2020 Presidential Primary Election Endorsements
U.S. President: Bernie Sanders
U.S. Congress, District 12: Shahid Buttar
U.S. Congress, District 14: Jackie Speier
CA State Senate, District 11: Jackie Fielder
CA State Senate, District 17: David Chiu
CA State Senate, District 11: Phil Ting
Superior Court Judge, Seat 1: Maria Evangelista
Superior Court Judge, Seat 18: Michelle Tong
Superior Court Judge, Seat 21: Carolyn Gold

SF DCCC AD 17: can vote for up to 14 seats
John Avalos
Gloria Berry
David Campos
Bevan Dufty
Peter Gallotta
Shawn Haines
Matt Haney
Frances Hsieh
Anabell Ibanez
Jane Kim
Honey Mahogany
Rafael Mandelman
Kevin Oritz
Hillary Ronen
SF DCCC AD 19: can vote for up to 10 seats
Keith Baraka
Queena Chen
Kelly Groth
Leah LaCroix
Janice Li
Li Miao Lovett
Gordon Mar
Faauuga Moliga
Mano Raju
A.J. Thomas

State Measures:
Proposition 13: Bonds Repairs: Yes!

Local Measures:
Measure A: City College Earthquake Bond: No endorsement pass-through of costs to tenants
Measure B: Earthquake Response Bond: No endorsement pass-through of costs to tenants
Measure C: Retiree Health Care Benefits: Yes!
Measure D: Vacancy Tax: Yes!
Measure E: Ordinance: Limits on Office Development: Yes!

Monday, September 02, 2019


At our August monthly meeting our members elected to endorse the following campaigns for the November 5th, 2019 election:

Tenant Associations Coalition of San Francisco Political Action Committee (TAC PAC)
Official Endorsement Slate for November 5, 2019 Election

*indicates incumbent

Local Candidates
Mayor: 1st Joel Ventresca
              2nd Robert Jordan
              3rd no endorsement
District 5 Supervisor: Dean Preston (sole-endorsement)
City Attorney: Dennis Herrera*
District Attorney: Chesa Boudin (sole-endorsement)
Public Defender: Manohar Raju
Sheriff: Paul Miyamoto
Treasurer: Jose Cisneros*
Board of Education: Robert Coleman
Community College Board: Ivy Lee

Ballot Measures
Measure A: Yes
Measure B: Yes
Measure C: No
Measure D: Yes
Measure E: Yes
Measure F: Yes

The Tenant Associations Coalition PAC is pleased to inform you that we endorse you in your campaign.

We also wish to recognize your leadership abilities and commend your role model activities which make all San Franciscans proud. We look forward in working with in the future.

Tenant Associations Coalition Political Action Committee known as (TAC PAC) serves as the voice of working and low-income families in San Francisco since 1998.

If you have any questions you can contact us at:

P.O. Box 420846
San Francisco, CA 94142-0846