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Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 06:59 AM PDT

SF Elected Officials Sit at Stick for Free

SF Elected Officials Sit at Stick for Free

Lawmakers in San Francisco getting free tickets to Candlestick Park- as long as they are attending games for a public purpose. Are politics and power at an ethical crossroad?

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 07:37 AM PDT

State Audit for San Jose

State Audit for San Jose

The Joint Legislative Audit Committee approved an audit request this morning.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 06:59 AM PDT

Pension Reform: Headed to A Ballot Near You

Pension Reform: Headed to A Ballot Near You

Pension reform will now be decided by voters. In an 8-3 vote, San Jose City Council decided their seventh draft of a pension reform measure will be on your ballot.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 07:28 AM PDT

SJ May Open Books for State Auditors

SJ May Open Books for State Auditors

City of San Jose may be opening their books for a state audit. CA lawmakers representing local districts requested the audit today.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 08:02 AM PDT

Lawsuit Filed Re: Pension Projections

Lawsuit Filed Re: Pension Projections

Lawsuit claims inaccurate data was used in a retirement cost projection report last June, saying "political motives" were behind the request.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2012 at 04:40 PM PDT

No Calculations for $650 Million, Yet

No Calculations for $650 Million, Yet

A memo filed last week asking for calculations behind $650 million pension projection remains unanswered.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 06:59 AM PDT

Money Buys Access In Government

Money Buys Access In Government

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit digs through federal and state campaign finance records to uncover who Silicon Valley's top corporate officers are giving to in Washington D.C. and Sacramento.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 06:59 AM PDT

SEC Complaint Filed Against SJ Mayor

SEC Complaint Filed Against SJ Mayor

More heat put on the Mayor today regarding a $650 million dollar pension projection. City unions have now filed a complaint with the SEC

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 06:59 AM PDT

Exclusive: Fan Violence Plagues Games

Exclusive: Fan Violence Plagues Games

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit found hundreds of examples of fan violence that didn't make the headlines.

Friday, Apr 27, 2012 at 07:34 AM PDT

Exclusive: SJ Council Says Show Me the Math

Exclusive: SJ Council Says Show Me the Math

5 City Council members delivered a memo to the Rules Committee today, asking for calculations behind $650 million as a 5-year pension cost projection.

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Chief Investigator Tony Kovaleski leads The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit, home to some of the country's top investigative reporters. The unit is dedicated to uncovering the truth, holding the powerful accountable and making the Bay Area a better place to live. Do you have a story for the unit to investigate? Contact TheUnit@NBCBayArea.com or call 888-996-TIPS.
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