On April 23rd at 9:30 AM in Sacramento, State Senator Mark Leno presented his SB-635, a bill which would create a locally controlled path to a later last call received four votes and it needed six to live past the hearing. Many professionals came from San Francisco and Los Angeles to speak to the positives of the proposal.
While disappointing, this defeat creates the backdrop for a citizen lead ballot proposition. Imagine in the presidential election of 2016 we put a last call proposition on the ballot. Would you work to make it happen? write firstname.lastname@example.org with your opinions.