Proposition 13

Jerry Brown speaks to supporters during a rally at the California Democratic Convention 2007 in San Diego. (Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

California Democrats Back Gun Control, Prop 13 Reforms

California Democrats have adopted resolutions affirming many of their biggest political goals, including changes to California’s landmark property tax limitation law, Proposition 13, support for gun control and opposition to hydraulic fracturing.


real estate, housing, home, property

Californians Still Strongly Support Prop 13 Real Estate Tax Limits

Some decisive numbers from the latest Field Poll show that Californians are resolute in their support for Proposition 13, the 1978 amendment to the California Constitution limiting the tax rate of real estate.


California Governor Jerry Brown (AP)

Gov. Brown Not Interested In Prop. 13 Reforms

Gov. Jerry Brown said he is not planning to reform Proposition 13 as a way to stabilize California’s finances, as Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa proposed a day earlier.

CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

CBS 5 Poll: Marijuana Proponents May Tilt Election For Boxer

Voters who strongly support legalizing marijuana in California may also be tilting the vote in the U.S. Senate race slightly in favor of incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll released Tuesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/19/2010