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Roger Mcnamee- Prop. 24 would strengthen consumer privacy laws in California

FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2019, file photo a sign is shown on a Google building at their campus ...

Readers Reactom's plan to phase out gasoline vehicles debated

Los Angeles traffic is expected to peak in late afternoon Nov. 27. The Auto Club warns of chokepoints and identifies ...

Editorial- Take care to make sure your vote counts

Trump's machinations are ominous, but there are few good reasons to think they won't work ...

2020 election- Q&A with Linda Blankenship, candidate for California Senate District 39

Linda Blankenship, a candidate for California Senate District 39. ...

2020 election- Q&A with Toni Atkins, California Senate pro tem

Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins shares her views on issues including California's wildfires, the coronavirus pandemic, racial justice ...

Gretchen Burns Bergman- Prop. 25 would end the discriminatory money bail system in California

''ADVANCED FOR USE FRIDAY, DEC. 26 AND THEREAFTER''A bail bond office displays a sign near the Santa Ana Jail in ...

2020 election- Q&A with Sarah Davis, candidate for Californias 78th Assembly District

Sarah Davis is running for California Assembly District 78. ...

Editorial- California is right to ban gas cars, but an executive order is the wrong way to do it

Smog covers downtown Los Angeles, on Tuesday April 28, 2009. Sixty percent of Americans live in areas with dangerously high ...

2020 election- Q&A with Jim DeBello, candidate in the 52nd Congressional District

San Diego, California, USA February 13th, 2020 Jim DeBello (Jarrod Valliere, The San Diego Union-Tribune 2020) ...

Trump continues to cast doubt on legitimacy of 2020 election

Despite Trump's corrosive comments, both parties vow orderly election ...

Readers React- Republicans called on to rein in Trump after election statements

President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 15, 2020, after stepping ...

Readers React- SDG&E has a lot invested in San Diego

Utility construction crews work to replace wooden power poles with a system of fireproof steel structures on Viejas Blvd between ...

Creek fire becomes largest in California history

Incoming heat and wind may fuel more California fires ...

Readers React- Old enough to serve is old enough to vote

A poll worker places a mail-in ballot into a voting box as voters drop off their ballot in the U.S. ...

Editorial- Yes on Prop. 20- California's crime reforms need reform

SAN DIEGO, CA-NOVEMBER 18, 2015: - Prisoner handcuffs attached to benches at a temporary holding area for the intake section ...

Marty Piatt- The racial reckoning in the U.S. should include fixing the Constitution

Where is the public outrage and anger for the racism that exists in our current Constitution? Who in America is ...

2020 election- Q&A with Paul Starita, candidate for San Diego County Superior Court

Paul Starita, candidate for San Diego County Superior Court judge ...

Editorial- No on Prop.23- Union power play puts dialysis patients at risk

No evidence doctors always needed at kidney care facilities ...

2020 election- Q&A with Sara Jacobs, candidate in the 53rd Congressional District

Congressional Candidate Sara Jacobs poses for a portrait in December 2019 . ...

Sara-Ellen Amster- Ruth Bader Ginsburg officiated my wedding. She didn't forget her family.

Sara-Ellen Amster was married by her cousin Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 1999. ...

Jeff Light's public apology and pledge to the San Diego community

At the Union-Tribune, we feel the weight of the painful chapters in our company's story. ...

Q&A- Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins on climate change, housing and COVID-19

California Senate President Pro Tem Toni Atkins meets with the San Diego Union-Tribune editorial board. Clockwise from top left is ...

Tracy Rosenberg- Prop. 24 actually pokes holes in data privacy protections

FILE - In this April 30, 2019, file photo attendees take a selfie in front of a Facebook sign at ...

2020 election- Q&A with Ammar Campa-Najjar, candidate in the 50th Congressional District

Ammar Campa-Najjar, a candidate in California's 50th congressional district, poses for a portrait at The San Diego Union-Tribune's photo studio ...

2020 election- Q&A with Darrell Issa, candidate in the 50th Congressional District

Darrell Issa, Republican candidate in California's 50th Congressional District. Photographed, November 3, 2019, in San Diego, California. ...

2020 election- Q&A with Tim Nader, candidate for San Diego County Superior Court

Tim Nader is a candidate for San Diego County Superior Court Judge, seat 37. ...

Al Porche- Prop. 22 would let app-based drivers like me keep our freedom and flexibility

FILE - In this July 9, 2019, file photo a Lyft ride-share car waits at a stoplight in Sacramento, Calif. ...

2020 election- Q&A with June Cutter, candidate for California's 77th Assembly District

San Diego, California, USA December 4th, June Cutter 2019 ...

Readers React- Amy Coney Barrett nomination raises concerns for liberals and conservatives

President Donald Trump walks with Judge Amy Coney Barrett to a news conference to announce Barrett as his nominee to ...

Get to know Michael Vu, registrar of voters for San Diego County

Ahead of the 2020 election, San Diego Registrar of Voters Michael Vu talks about security, mail-in ballots and why he ...

2020 election- Q&A with Kate Schwartz, candidate in California's 75th District

Kate Schwartz, candidate for State Assembly District 79. ...

Editorial- No on Prop. 21- Expanding rent control will make California housing crisis worse

Its been nearly a decade since the Census Bureau debuted a poverty-assessment tool that included the cost of living. ...

Roberto Moreno- Prop. 22 would let companies like Uber and Lyft skirt laws they should follow

Uber signs are seen August 20, 2020 at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, California. - Rideshare service rivals ...

Editorial- Yes on Prop. 25- Cash bail destroys lives

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies move inmates through the custody line area at Men's Central Jail in Los Angeles in ...

2020 election- Q&A with Rep. Scott Peters, candidate in the 52nd Congressional District

Rep. Scott Peters, a democrat, is seeking re-election in California's 52nd Congressional District. ...

2020 election- Q&A with Chris Ward, candidate for Californias 78th Assembly District

Chris Ward, a candidate for Assembly District 78, poses for a portrait at The San Diego Union-Tribune's photo studio on ...

2020 election- Q&A with Georgette Gmez, candidate in the 53rd Congressional District

San Diego City Council President Georgette Gmez is running for California's 53rd Congressional District. ...

Readers React- Padres still helping to improve Downtown San Diego

Petco Park changed the atmosphere of the community. ...

Julie Meier Wright- The finest way that we could honor the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Today the lifetime appointment of a jurist to the highest court in our land has become a political food fight. ...

Tinisch Hollins- Prop. 20 does nothing to fix California's broken criminal justice system

Proposition 20 in the 2020 election does nothing to fix our broken system or expand support to survivors like me ...

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