Senator Scott Wiener is a huge champion of rights in the digital age. After
Trump’s FCC repealed net neutrality,
Senator Wiener proposed a California implementation of Net Neutrality.
His legislation ensures that California can continue to be the cradle of the
tech industry and that large telecom corporations can’t unfairly quash new
Restoring full net neutrality protections in California is within sight," said
Senator Wiener. “The internet is at the heart of 21st century life - our
economy, our public safety and health systems, our democracy - and we must
protect it. The core premise of net neutrality is that we get to decide where
we go on the internet, as opposed to telecom and cable companies telling us
where to go.”
In addition to his excellent pro-innovation legislation, Senator Wiener has been
consistently pro-housing and made it clear that it was bad government, not the
tech industry that led to our housing shortage:
Senator Wiener stands alone among California elected officials in both his
efficacy and his forward-thinking. He deserves your vote.
Statement from the candidate:
For many years, San Francisco’s non-tourism economy was being hollowed out. The
resurgence of our economy — due to growth in the tech, healthcare, biotech, and
manufacturing industries — allowed us to make unprecedented investments in the
community. We need to foster a strong and equitable economy in San Francisco.