Mayor Jerry Sanders

Roughly halfway through his January 2011 State of the City address, San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders mentioned his plans to "soon bring to voters" a measure that would switch city workers to a 401(k)-style retirement plan.  more


The San Diego Mayor's office and the union that represents the city's white-collar workers have reached a tentative deal that they say would reduce the city's humongous retiree-healthcare liability by more than $300 million. That's nearly a 3... more

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The way the idea for a half-cent sales-tax increase in the city of San Diego was floated and then quickly pulled from consideration this week was uproariously funny. The notion popped its head above ground like a gopher and was merciless... more

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When politics blogger Pat Flannery broke the story last week about Mayor Jerry Sanders rejecting challenger Steve Francis' recent handshake offer with a no-nonsense “Fuck you, Steve,” I enjoyed a bit of a giggle, but I didn't think too much... more

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