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The San Diego Union Tribune
Election 2018: Candidate Interviews & Questionnaires

Times of San Diego
Influential Biocom Trade Group Endorses Nathan Fletcher for Supervisor

October 18, 2018 – Fox5
Voter resources for the Nov. 6 General Election

October 16, 2018 – KPBS
San Diego County Has Enough Water For 2019, Water Authority Saysa>

October 12, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
San Diego region faces tough choices on transportation through 2025

October 11, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
Utilities commission changes community choice exit fees; what happens now in San Diego?

October 9, 2018 – Voice of San Diego
A Reader's Guide to the Local Ballot Measures

October 3, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
Illumina board director Frances Arnold shares Nobel Prize in chemistry

September 21, 2018 – Ignite San Diego
San Diego Convention Center Expansion Will Be on a Future Ballot

Bay Area

October 17, 2018 – Globe St.
Bay Area Housing Finally Posts Gains

October 11, 2018 – San Francisco Business Times
Election 2018: San Francisco businesses should be paying attention to these 5 measures

October 5, 2018 – San Francisco Chronicle
Three SF elected leaders announce opposition to Prop. C — raising business taxes for homeless services

September 24, 2018 – Next City
San Jose Wants to Borrow $450 Million for Housing

September 20, 2018 – BioSpace
As San Francisco Real Estate Prices Spiral, Some Biotechs Look to the 'Burbs

Los Angeles

October 16, 2018 – NBC Los Angeles
Election Day Guide: What to Know and Where to Vote Nov. 6 in Southern California

October 8, 2018 – LA Curbed
Housing affordability in LA is at a 10-year low, says new report

October 4, 2018 – National Mortgage Professional
Report: Los Angeles Housing Shortage Impacting Key Industries

October 4, 2018 – Smart Cities Dive
New ride-share pilot program to launch in Los Angeles

October 1, 2018 – BioPharma Reporter
Los Angeles: The next major biotech hub?

September 28, 2018 – Los Angeles Business Journal
Summit Pushes L.A. as Bioscience Leader

September 20, 2018 – SCV News
County Committed to Becoming Bioscience Global Leader

September 20, 2018 – The Virginian-Pilot
Amgen And Los Angeles County Announce Collaboration To Support Life Science Innovation Hub - BioLA

September 19, 2018 – Curbed Los Angeles
Planning director says LA could hit the mayor’s housing goal two years early


October 10, 2018 – The Hill
Trump signs bills banning drug pricing 'gag clauses'

October 3, 2018 – The Washington Post
Senate easily passes sweeping opioids legislation, sending to President Trump

October 3, 2018 – RAPS
FDA Launches Pilot on Proposed Expansion of Special 510(k) Program

October 3, 2018 – FDA
CDRH FY 2019 Proposed Guidance Development and Retrospective Review

October 2, 2018 – FDA
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new agency actions to further deter ‘gaming’ of the generic drug approval process by the use of citizen petitions

October 1, 2018 – GenomeWeb
Trump Signs Funding Bill Giving NIH $2B Boost in FY19

September 26, 2018 – Homeland Preparedness News
House approves Rep. Brooks’ pandemic, all-hazards reauthorization bill

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