Politics & Civic Issues


San Diego's Justice Defenders

Who helps the little guy in San Diego? These attorneys do. And it takes a lot of tenacity to weed through the legal systems they maneuver.




Photo by Stuart Handy

A growing number of people, including developers, environmentalists and stressed-out renters are saying, 'Build already.' The new coalition is beginning to make progress. more

Feb 15, 2018 12:12 PM Politics & Civic Issues

The city owns SDCCU Stadium and the land where the Valley View Casino Center sits and could redevelop both in the next few years. more

Feb 13, 2018 1:28 PM Politics & Civic Issues

San Diego politicians can’t win outright in the primary anymore. So that means they have to knock on doors, raise money and kiss babies all the way to November. more

Feb 12, 2018 3:39 PM Politics & Civic Issues

It’s been two decades since smoking in bars was banned, a move that initially caused a firestorm of protest. We’ve come a long way, baby. more

Feb 5, 2018 9:35 AM Politics & Civic Issues

Kris Michell is the latest addition to Mayor Kevin Faulconer's inner circle. She was chief of staff for former Mayor Jerry Sanders. more

Jan 24, 2018 2:55 PM Politics & Civic Issues

The number of events could nearly triple and include non-symphony performances as well. more

Jan 24, 2018 9:11 AM Politics & Civic Issues