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Saturday, October 29, 2016

November 8, 2016 General Election TAC PAC Endorsements



TAC PAC Endorsements
November General Election Endorsements

United States Senate (Endorsed before June Primary)

United States Representative, Congressional District 12 (Endorsed before June Primary)

California State Senate District 11

California State Assembly District

Superior Court Judge, Seat 7 (Endorsed before June Primary)

District 1 Supervisor
Sandra Lee Fewer (1st Place)
Jonathan Lyens (2nd Place)

Board of Education

Community College Board

Local Measures
A
School Bonds
No
B
City College Parcel Tax
No
C
Loans to Finance Acquisition and Rehabilitation of Affordable Housing (General Obligation Bond)
No Endorsement
D
Vacancy Appointments
Yes
E
Responsibility for Maintaining Street Trees and Surrounding Sidewalks
Yes
F
Youth Voting in Local Elections
Yes
G
Police Oversight
Yes
H
Public Advocate
Yes
I
Funding for Seniors and Adults With Disabilities (AKA Dignity Fund)
Yes
J
Funding for Homelessness and Transportation
No
K
General Sales Tax
No
L
MTA Appointments and Budget
Yes
M
Housing Development Commission
Yes
N
Non-Citizens Voting in School Board Elections
No Endorsement
O
Office Development in Candlestick Point and Hunters Point
No
P
Competitive Bidding for Affordable Housing Projects on City-Owned Property
No
Q
Prohibiting Tents on Public Sidewalks
No
R
Neighborhood Crime Unit
No
S
Allocation of Hotel Tax Funds
No Endorsement
T
Restricting Gifts and Campaign Contributions from Lobbyists​
Yes
U
Affordable Housing Requirements for Market Rate Development Projects
No
V
Tax on Distributing Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
Yes
W
Real Estate Transfer Tax on Properties Over $5 Million (Free City College)
Yes
X
Preserving Space for Neighborhood Arts, Small Businesses and Community Services in Certain Neighborhoods​
No
RR
BART Safety, Reliability and Traffic Relief
No Endorsement
State Propositions
51
School Bonds. Funding for K-12 School and Community College Facilities. Initiative Statutory Amendment.
No
52
State Fees on Hospitals. Federal Medi-Cal Matching Funds. Initiative Statutory and Constitutional Amendment.
No
53
Revenue Bonds. Statewide Voter Approval. Initiative Constitutional Amendment.
No
54
Legislature. Legislation and Proceedings. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
No
55
Tax Extension to Fund Education and Healthcare. Initiative Constitutional Amendment.
Yes
56
Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare, Tobacco Use Prevention, Research, and Law Enforcement. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
Yes
57
Criminal Sentences. Juvenile Criminal Proceedings and Sentencing. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
Yes
58
English Language Education
Yes
59
Campaign Finance: Voter Instruction
Yes
60
Adult Films. Condoms. Health Requirements. Initiative Statute.
Yes
61
State Prescription Drug Purchases. Pricing Standards. Initiative Statute.
Yes
62
Death Penalty. Initiative Statute.
Yes
63
Firearms. Ammunition Sales. Initiative Statute.
Yes
64
Marijuana Legalization. Initiative Statute.
No
65
Carry-Out Bags. Charges. Initiative Statute.
No
66
Death Penalty. Procedures. Initiative Statute.
No
67
Referendum to Overturn Ban on Single-Use Plastic Bags.
Yes

Sunday, April 24, 2016

June 7, 2016 Election TAC PAC endorsement slate

Tenant Associations Coalition Political Action Committee official endorsement slate for:
June 7, 2016 Election

US President - Bernie Sanders
US Senate - Kamala Harris
US Congress D12 - Barry Hermanson
US Congress D14 - Jackie Speier
State Assembly District 17 - David Chiu
State Assembly District 19 - Phil Ting
State Senate District 11 - Jane Kim
Superior Court Judge Seat 7 - Victor Hwang

Proposition A - No
Proposition B - No
Proposition C - Yes
Proposition D - No Endorsement
Proposition E - Yes
Proposition AA - Yes
Proposition 50 - No

DCCC AD 17:
-Alysabeth Alexander
-Tom Ammiano
-John Burton
-David Campos
-Petra DeJesus
-Jon Golinger
-Pratima Gupta
-Frances Hsieh
-Jane Kim
-Rafael Mandelman
-Aaron Peskin
-Wade Woods
-Cindy Wu

DCCC AD19:
-Angela Alioto
-Sandra Lee Fewer
-Hene Kelly
-Eric Mar
-Trevor McNeil
-Gabriel Medina



TAC PAC early endorsements for November 2016:
(Ranked Choice)
Supervisor D1 - Sandra Lee Fewer
Supervisor D3 - 1st Position: Aaron Peskin
                           2nd Position: Wendy Chau
                           3rd Position: Kimberly Jo Terca
Supervisor D5 - 1st Position: Dean Preston
                           2nd Position: London Nicole Breed
Supervisor D7 - Norman Yee
Supervisor D9 - 1st Position: Hillary Ronen
                           2nd Position: Edwin Guillermo Lindo
Supervisor D11 - 1st Position: Kim Alvarenga
                             2nd Position: Francisco Javier Herrera