PE: The great transit rip-off


“But here’s an overlooked fact: Transit now serves about the same number of riders as it did in 1907, when the urban population was barely 15 percent of what it is today. Most urban regions, such as Southern California, are … Continued

Gov. Brown Proposes $5.2 Billion Gas Tax Increase


California General Fund revenue has increased by $36 billion dollars over the last six years, but not one dime has gone to road repairs. Now Governor Brown wants a $5.2 billion annual gas and car tax increase!  L.A. Times Article:  … Continued

IETA Continues Its Winning Ways at the Ballot Box


With a couple of disappointing exceptions (e.g. the passage of Measure S in Temecula and Measure G in Chino Hills, both unfortunate for taxpayers), 2016 was a banner year in terms of successes at the ballot box for the IETA. … Continued