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At last week's meeting of the Catfish Club-a lunchtime public-issues forum-Mike Zucchet, the head of the labor union that represents the city's white-collar employees, talked about the union's legal challenge to Prop. B.Bottom line... Read more

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About your June 6 editorial urging the San Diego Education Association to make contract concessions: I appreciate your fair and basically unbiased report. But as a union rep at my high school and a 40-year veteran of the classroom, includin... Read more

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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.  Read more


While San Diego voters will still see Proposition B—the so-called "Comprehensive Pension Reform" measure—on the June ballot, looming over it is an increasingly complex legal challenge that could keep Prop. B from ever being enacted. ---<p... Read more

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GLAAD considers “fag” and “sodomites” to be defamatory language. The criteria for using these derogatory terms should be the same as those applied to vulgar epithets used to target other groups Read more

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Though both are still in the signature-gathering phase, fans and foes of two proposed local ballot measures are already calling each other out for making false claims.  Read more