Keep It Local
by SF Usual Suspects
Oct 11, 2018
In an effort to kick outside money out of local elections, ethics watchdogs have filed a “Sunlight on Dark Money Initiative” for the November 2019 ballot which would require the 'true' top 5 donors of a mailer to be prominently disclosed and prohibit those who have had 'land use decisions' in front of the City from donating within 12 months.

Meanwhile, moderate local Westside backers of  D4 candidate Jessica Ho are walking away- and toward labor candidate Gordon Mar- after a series of high profile Los Angeles and Sacramento fundraisers in Thursday's On Guard.