There’s a ton of stuff happening this weekend in San Francisco. There’s the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. There’s Fleet Week. There’s the America’s Cup. There are San Francisco Giants playoff games. There’s a San Francisco 49ers matchup. There’s the Italian Heritage Parade in North Beach and the Castro Street Fair.
Ed Lee, Mayor of San Francisco, and Ron Conway, angel investor at SV Angel, spoke about Proposition E, a proposal to change the payroll tax in San Francisco at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco today.
“We have a payroll tax that taxes job creation in the city,” Lee said, calling it one of the most negative aspects of the city.
He added that the propositon ”helps everybody have
Yet another travel thread:
I'm going to be on the road again, this time in the area of San Francisco or Oakland, and if there's anything of interest there, I'd be willing to stick around while I'm in the area. I had intended to fly into Oakland, but the ticket prices to fly into San Francisco are less than half of that price, so that's probably where I'm headed.