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Jeff Bezos Homeless Pledge Follows Amazon Fight Against Housing Tax

Bezos announced the plan Thursday in a Twitter ... affordable housing and homeless services. While Seattle erupted in protest over the “head” tax, the money it would have raised is just a fraction of ... read more

After helping defeat a tax for affordable housing, Paul Allen and Jeff Bezos step up on homelessness

It’s the latest investment by a wealthy tech executive targeting the homelessness ... affordable housing plan. When the tax was defeated, Amazon and others in the business community pledged to help fi... read more

Sales tax opponents launch campaign to topple Measure U

WE MUST INVEST IN INCLUSIVE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE CITY, TO GROW A JOB SPACE TO ADDRESS AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS ... is to grow a tax base.” "You do that by investing in high-wage job ... read more

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Some Region residents face struggles finding housing they can afford

"Affordable housing is probably one of the best options we can have to address homelessness ... help of state tax credits through Indiana's Moving Forward 3.0 program. The city was selected because it ... read more


Around the Island: An Alameda voters’ guide to 2018 election measures

Measure F, the City of Alameda Essential Services Protection Measure, was placed on the ballot by the City Council and would enact a 0.5 percent sales tax to help balance ... 2016 as a means to addres... read more

Campbell: City Council candidates discuss housing, traffic, Measure O

Gibbons belongs to the Silicon Valley at Home affordable housing coalition and believes new technologies can help solve the housing crisis ... to allow people to address council members for more than ... read more

“We Need a New Economy That Works for the Many”

We declared homelessness a crisis and passed the first rent-control ordinance in California in thirty years. The housing crisis ... policy to help working families. It would change lives. Without a un... read more

Jeff Bezos launches $2 billion fund to finance preschools and help homeless families

It's also a bit rich to see Bezos tackle the issue of homelessness after his company was the mustache twirling arch nemesis of a bill in Seattle that would have created a tax to finance ... platform.t... read more

Affordable housing a growing problem in San Joaquin County

“You pray and you hold your breath,” McNeil said, “and you just hope that it works out.” A moral crisis McNeil ... an existing 1-percent tax on millionaires to provide mental health services and homel... read more

Amazon's Bezos Launches $2 Billion Fund to Help the Homeless

Last year, Bezos solicited advice from the public via Twitter, asking how he could best use his wealth to help ... tax that would have funded housing and services for the homeless. Even so, Amazon ins... read more

Rent-Regulation Dominates Cuomo and Nixon’s Competing Housing Policies

But housing was not a major issue: Each candidate spent less than minute on their respective housing platforms in the last 10 minutes of the debate. Both candidates addressed homelessness ... crisis. ... read more

Jeff Bezos has decided to help the homeless

13, on Twitter ... t always been so willing to help the homeless. Earlier this year, for example, Seattle City Council proposed a “head tax” on large employers that would be used to fund homelessness ... read more



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