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Tag: Proposition 30
November 1, 2012 | 2:07 pm
November 1, 2012 | 11:28 am
With recent polls showing that support has fallen below 50 percent for Proposition 30 — Gov. Jerry Brown’s temporary tax hike initiative that would help fund education across California — Jewish organizers working on behalf of the measure are working hard to convince Californians...
October 22, 2012 | 2:01 pm
The voters of California have put in place two elements of major reform to our election process. The first was taking the redistricting process out of the hands of special interests and career politicians. The second was an attempt to stem the highly partisan elections by giving...
October 17, 2012 | 5:04 pm
October 11, 2012 | 11:18 am
On Nov. 6, California taxpayers will once again be asked to bail out Sacramento. As the Orange County Register points out, years of fiscal mismanagement means these “will be the 12th, 13th and 14th times over the past decade that Californians...
October 11, 2012 | 11:11 am
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