Sacramento should stop new tax on driving


Do you want the government following your car every day? Most of us don’t like that Orwellian vision, but that’s what a tax scheme brewing in the Legislature just might do. Californians don’t want a new tax on driving. As … Continued

Is a tax extension needed for California schools?


Gov. Jerry Brown campaigned up and down the state in 2012 to pass a temporary measure known as Proposition 30, which raised the sales tax for four years and income taxes on high earners for seven years. It generated $8 … Continued

OPINION: Reject push to lower threshold in tax votes


In 2013, 18 state legislatures across the United States made pro-growth changes to their state’s tax structures, positioning their states to be much more economically competitive in the coming years; meanwhile, the California Legislature, in the wake of a massive … Continued

Jeffries alleges mass theft of campaign signs


In case you missed it, Assemblyman and Riverside County supervisor candidate Kevin Jeffries last Thursday issued a press release alleging more than 20 of his large campaign signs were stolen en masse Wednesday night from various locations, mainly in southwest … Continued

California Is the Worst at Job Creation


Last year, California lost 4,600 businesses, plummeting to the bottom of an annual survey that calculates job creation among the 50 states. The survey, published by Economic Modeling Specialists Inc., analyzes employment and wage information accumulated quarterly by the U.S. … Continued