Category: California

Governor Jerry Brown of California makes a presentation about the state budget. Photo: SacBee

Soaking the rich has left California on the brink

Leaning upon the wealthy to feed insatiable spending is a recipe for disaster.

Photo: Jim Bowen/Flickr

With Prop. 54, a chance to limit special interest influence

Voters will finally have the opportunity to limit back-door dealmaking and deception in the California state legislature by approving the California Legislature Transparency Act (CLTA) this November. Read more of this post on (Photo: Flickr/Jim Bowen)

Calif. A.G. Kamala Harris. (Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Kamala Harris’ shame

Easing parole restrictions for convicted rapists for pure political gain.

Photo: Rich Pedroncelli/AP

California unions push to extend “temporary” tax hikes

The Golden State's most powerful special interests invent a new crisis to protect their share of the state budget.