Posts Tagged "California"

Democrat committees funneled special interest money to O.C. candidate

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Blog, California Politics | 0 comments

Democrat committees funneled special interest money to O.C. candidate

Special interest groups used Democrat Party committees to funnel cash to a crucial California campaign.

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Scramble for congressional seats could prevent Calif. tax increases

Posted by on Jul 28, 2012 in Blog, California Politics, Featured Post | 0 comments

Scramble for congressional seats could prevent Calif. tax increases

Anti-tax groups face a tall order this November. There’s priority one: defeating the competing multi-billion-dollar tax-increase plans of Gov. Jerry Brown and liberal activist Molly Munger. Both propositions will receive tens of millions of dollars in campaign contributions from unions and special interest groups. Even if both measures fail, Democrats have a backup plan to push tax increases through the state Legislature. State tax increases require two-thirds approval of both houses. Democrats are expected to be within just a handful of seats in the state Assembly. In past years, when...

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California Exports Regulations Worldwide

Posted by on Jul 28, 2012 in Around the World, Blog, California Politics, Featured Post | 0 comments

California Exports Regulations Worldwide

Regulations are killing California’s global competitiveness. While there’s some truth to the cliché, it’s not the whole story. Increasingly, it’s the regulations themselves that are being exported globally.

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State Parks: Only in California is a government surplus scandalous

Posted by on Jul 28, 2012 in Blog, California Politics | 0 comments

State Parks: Only in California is a government surplus scandalous

The director who saved taxpayer money loses her job, and the politicians that approved extravagant pay raises for their staff now get to spend the windfall. Does that make sense to anyone?

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City Journal: Redistricting Role Reversal

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011 in Blog, California Politics, Featured Post | 0 comments

City Journal: Redistricting Role Reversal

California’s black leaders have a problem with the Voting Rights Act.

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