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What is Prop 13?

What is Prop 13?

Hi, my name is Carmen Chu, San Francisco’s elected Assessor. One of our office’s core responsibilities is to value all properties in San Francisco, which in turn generates property tax revenue. In our 7 mile by 7 mile City, we have over 210,000 properties and close to 90% of them are residential, like the homes …

Leif Eriksson – The First European in North America

Leif Eriksson – The First European in North America

– [Narrator] Ask any school child which European first set foot in America, and you’ll probably get this answer, “It was Christopher Columbus in 1492.” But this is not correct. For we now know that another great explorer achieved this historic feat some 500 years earlier. That explorer was a Viking called Leif Eriksson. (majestic …