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More Visitors Needed to Stem COVID in Nursing Homes

October 6, 2020

October 6, 2020

By Tom Elias, Westside Today Columnist More than six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, no one has done much to...

Moved up Census: Time for Californians to Act

September 17, 2020

September 17, 2020

By Tom Elias, Columnist  California polls now show President Trump trails Democrat Joseph Biden in the upcoming presidential election by...

Worst Housing Bills Fail; Solution via Market Forces Now Possible

September 4, 2020

September 4, 2020

By Tom Elias, Columnist Evidence keeps mounting that California’s longtime housing shortage can be solved by market forces set loose...

Has Coronavirus Killed the Mass Transit Boom?

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

By Tom Elias, Westside Today Columnist For most of the last 30 years, California saw a mass transit boom stretching...

Virus May Bring A Viable Housing Solution

April 20, 2020

April 20, 2020

By Tom Elias, Westside Today Columnist “Before the pandemic, all my clients were asking for new leases for office space....

Say Goodbye to SB 50, Hello to Wiener’s New SB 902

April 14, 2020

April 14, 2020

By Tom Elias, Westside Today Columnist Six weeks after Californians saw the legislative failure of SB 50, an attempt to...

SB 50 Revival Sought, With Big Changes

January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020

By Tom Elias, Westside Today Columnist Every time Scott Wiener amends his SB 50 plan to force much higher housing...