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If Trump Wins: Economy

SF Democratic Party Throws Support Behind Kamala Harris if President Biden Steps Down

State Investigating Campaign Spending of SF Lawmaker Who Paid Thousands for 49ers Games

If Trump Wins: Climate

Suspect Used Molotov Cocktails to Torch UC Berkeley Police Car, Feds Say

Newsom to Quadruple CHP Deployment in Oakland, Ramping Up State's Policing Role

Oakland Ordered to Turn Over Records as Federal Probe Escalates After FBI Raids

Millbrae Recall Targets Council Members Who Didn't Oppose Affordable Housing Project

If Trump Wins: Immigration and Foreign Affairs

Pelosi Suggests 'Time is Running Short' for Biden to Reconsider Campaign