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Mountain View Voice
Simitian proposes cap on BART fundingThe 2016 election is still more than a year away, but Santa Clara County offici
Simitian proposes cap on BART funding
Mountain View Voice / Posted 2 days ago
The 2016 election is still more than a year away, but Santa Clara County officials are already testing the waters for a new 30-year sales tax measure to relieve traffic congestion severely clogs Bay Area highways, expressways and city streets. And... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
British Airways to fly 787 from San Jose to LondonSAN JOSE -- City officials Wednesday announced the first international nonstop
British Airways to fly 787 from San Jose to London
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
SAN JOSE -- City officials Wednesday announced the first international nonstop service to London from Mineta San Jose International Airport, marking the latest victory in an effort to lure more passengers needed to pay down a $1.3 billion... Read more
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The Daily Review
British Airways to fly 787 from San Jose to LondonSAN JOSE -- City officials Wednesday announced the first international nonstop
British Airways to fly 787 from San Jose to London
The Daily Review / Posted 3 days ago
SAN JOSE -- City officials Wednesday announced the first international nonstop service to London from Mineta San Jose International Airport, marking the latest victory in an effort to lure more passengers needed to pay down a $1.3 billion... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallonBy Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesda
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallon
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
By Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesday took the first steps toward raising taxes and fees on motorists and further restricting Californians' tobacco use as the Legislature convened special sessions aimed at... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallonBy Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesda
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallon
Oakland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
By Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesday took the first steps toward raising taxes and fees on motorists and further restricting Californians' tobacco use as the Legislature convened special sessions aimed at... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallonBy Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesda
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallon
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
By Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesday took the first steps toward raising taxes and fees on motorists and further restricting Californians' tobacco use as the Legislature convened special sessions aimed at... Read more
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The Daily Review
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallonBy Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesda
Senate panel votes to raise California gas tax 12 cents a gallon
The Daily Review / Posted 10 days ago
By Jessica Calefati and Josh Richman SACRAMENTO -- State lawmakers on Wednesday took the first steps toward raising taxes and fees on motorists and further restricting Californians' tobacco use as the Legislature convened special sessions aimed at... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Senate panel votes to raise California's gas tax 12 cents a gallonSACRAMENTO -- As the Legislature on Wednesday convened special sessions on tran
Senate panel votes to raise California's gas tax 12 cents a gallon
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- As the Legislature on Wednesday convened special sessions on transportation funding and health-care savings, lawmakers took their first step toward raising taxes and fees on motorists. Members of a Senate committee tackling a... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Senate panel votes to raise California's gas tax 12 cents a gallonSACRAMENTO -- As the Legislature on Wednesday convened special sessions on tran
Senate panel votes to raise California's gas tax 12 cents a gallon
Inside Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- As the Legislature on Wednesday convened special sessions on transportation funding and health-care savings, lawmakers took their first step toward raising taxes and fees on motorists. Members of a Senate committee tackling a... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Ride-hailing companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-hailing companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
Inside Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Ride-hailing companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-hailing companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
5 related stories
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
The Fremont Argus / Posted 13 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoffSAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Sili
Ride-share companies snub San Jose airport before program kickoff
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Not a single ride-booking company has registered to operate at Silicon Valley's airport under the city's trial rules taking effect next month, meaning passengers eager for a high-tech alternative to taxis will have to wait. Company... Read more
5 related stories
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Oakland Tribune
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have l
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:
Oakland Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have less than a month to solve two huge problems that have vexed the Legislature for decades -- fixing California's crumbling roads and funding health care for the poor. If... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have l
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:
Inside Bay Area / Posted 15 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have less than a month to solve two huge problems that have vexed the Legislature for decades -- fixing California's crumbling roads and funding health care for the poor. If... Read more
2 related stories
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have l
Gas, tobacco taxes to be debated in California Legislature:
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have less than a month to solve two huge problems that have vexed the Legislature for decades -- fixing California's crumbling roads and funding health care for the poor. If... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Rolling over for BARTEvery time transportation sales-tax measures have appeared on Santa Clara Count
Rolling over for BART
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Every time transportation sales-tax measures have appeared on Santa Clara County ballots since 1961, Palo Alto voters have joined with those in other cities to approve them, creating billions of dollars for county transit projects. These measures... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Your tax dollars hard at work ... somewhere elseIt's no secret that traffic in Santa Clara County is bad and getting worse, as
Your tax dollars hard at work ... somewhere else
Mountain View Voice / Posted 17 days ago
It's no secret that traffic in Santa Clara County is bad and getting worse, as an influx of new residents and new jobs strains roadways throughout the Bay Area. As county officials test the waters on a 2016 sales tax measure to alleviate some of... Read more
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The Mercury News
David Lewis and Andy Ball: Act now to protect San Francisco BayAs the Bay Area's boom continues, it's essential that we protect what makes thi
David Lewis and Andy Ball: Act now to protect San Francisco Bay
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
As the Bay Area's boom continues, it's essential that we protect what makes this such a desirable place to live and work — San Francisco Bay itself. The bay is central to our region's identity, quality of life and strong economy, but its waters and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Boxer-McConnell transportation bill worth pursuingThe my-way-or-the-highway approach to transportation funding in Washington need
Boxer-McConnell transportation bill worth pursuing
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
The my-way-or-the-highway approach to transportation funding in Washington needs to end. It's essential to the Bay Area that Congress pass a long-term plan so that the federal share of critically-needed BART, CalTrain and road projects is secure and... Read more

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