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April 18, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
San Diego adjusting dozens of fees

April 11, 2018 – KPBS
Council Approves First Phase Of Pure Water Project

April 11, 2018 – The San Diego Union Tribune
Brace yourselves, it's a long June primary ballot

April 9, 2018 – KPBS
San Diego Water Bills May Be Going Up, Again

April 5, 2018 – Fox5 San Diego
San Diego to work with LA, DC, San Francisco on ‘smart transportation’

April 3, 2018 – San Diego Union Tribune
San Diego home price among biggest nationwide increases

March 27, 2018 – Voice of San Diego
San Diego County Will Be Short of Housing Even If Everything Planned Gets Built

Bay Area:

April 9, 2018 – NBC Bay Area
San Francisco County Named Most Expensive Housing Market in California

April 8, 2018 – CBS San Francisco
San Francisco’s Central Subway Project Hits ‘Major Milestone’

March 29, 2018 – Bisnow
South San Francisco Developer Reconsiders Adding Housing To Major Biotech Project

March 23, 2018 – The Mercury News
Bay Area job market reaches record-high levels again

Greater Los Angeles:

April 16, 2018 – Los Angeles Daily News
LA mayor unveiling $20 million emergency shelter plan to tackle homelessness crisis

April 11, 2018 – Los Angeles Business Journal
L.A. Bioscience Gets $1 Billion in Federal Research Funds, Study Finds

April 10, 2018 – Los Angeles Times
Southern California water agency votes to fund controversial plan to build two delta tunnels

April 9, 2018 – Business Wire
Biocom Partners with City of STEM Science Festival in Los Angeles County

April 9, 2018 – Los Angeles Times
L.A. County unveils new budget, emphasizing homeless services and other safety-net programs

April 9, 2018 – Curbed Los Angeles
Metro is about to redesign its entire bus network

April 2, 2018 – Los Angeles Business Journal
City of Hope Expands Oncology Radiation Services Across SoCal

Statewide:

April 9, 2018 – The New York Times
California Bill Would Create Health Care Price Controls

March 26, 2018 – The Sacramento Bee
Under pressure, California Assembly pitches alternatives to single-payer health care

Federal:

April 17, 2018 – Xconomy
U.S. Funding for Biomedical Research Takes an Encouraging Upturna>

April 13, 2018 – STAT
In a bid to promote stem cell therapies, health officials open a new door for promising contenders

April 12, 2018 – U.S. Food & Drug Administration
FDA finalizes guidances to accelerate the development of reliable, beneficial next generation sequencing-based tests

April 10, 2018 – The Hill
Limiting patient choice is the wrong way to address high drug prices

April 7, 2018 – The Washington Post
Congress is back at work, without much legislating on the agenda

March 23, 2018 – Science
Congress approves largest U.S. research spending increase in a decade

 
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