Proposition 30

Protesters gathered at the UC Berkeley campus on November 8, 2012, seeking a cut in tuition after the passage of Proposition 30. (CBS)

UC Berkeley Students Seek Tuition Cuts After Prop. 30 Passes

Hundreds of students at UC Berkeley walked out of class and marched in the rain Thursday, demanding that their tuition go down following the passage of Proposition 30.

11/08/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown speaks alongside Prop. 30 supporters. (CBS)

Voters Approve Gov. Brown’s Prop. 30 Tax Initiative

CCalifornia voters have approved Gov. Jerry Brown’s plan to raise income taxes on the wealthy and raise the statewide sales tax to fund education and help balance the state budget.

11/07/2012

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California Voters Reject Prop. 38 Education Tax Increase

California voters have rejected Proposition 38, a broad-based income tax increase that would have raised billions of dollars a year for public schools.

11/06/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown promotes Proposition 30 outside James Lick Middle School in San Francisco, August 22, 2012. (CBS)

Arizona Donation To Oppose California Prop 30 Called ‘Money Laundering’

An Arizona nonprofit disclosed Monday that two conservative groups were behind its $11 million campaign contribution to a California organization fighting Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative.

11/05/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown promotes Proposition 30 outside James Lick Middle School in San Francisco, August 22, 2012. (CBS)

CA Governor Brown Makes Final Pitch For Prop 30

In a final weekend of campaigning, Gov. Jerry Brown is asking everyone from students to venture capitalists to lend a hand in pushing his struggling $6 billion tax increase across the finish line.

11/03/2012

Gov. Jerry Brown promotes Proposition 30 outside James Lick Middle School in San Francisco, August 22, 2012. (CBS)

Arizona Anti-Prop. 30 Donors To Keep Shielding Financial Documents

An Arizona group can continue to withhold documents related to an $11 million contribution to a California political action committee while it appeals a lower court ruling, California’s 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled Friday.

11/02/2012

California Governor Jerry Brown speaks during a news conference at the Port of Oakland on July 9, 2012 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Group Opposing Proposition 30 Appeals Order For Campaign Records

Attorneys for an Arizona nonprofit that gave $11 million to a California political action committee say they have appealed a court order compelling the group to turn over its financial records.

11/01/2012

California Governor Jerry Brown. (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Support For Governor’s Tax Proposal Drops Below 50 Percent In Field Poll

With less than a week to go before the general election, a new Field Poll shows support for a tax hike proposal backed by Gov. Jerry Brown dropping below 50 percent.

11/01/2012

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Judge Allows Audit Of Group Opposing Gov. Brown’s Tax Measure

A Sacramento judge has issued a tentative ruling allowing California’s political watchdog to investigate the donors behind an $11 million contribution to a California ballot measure committee.

10/30/2012

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

KCBS In Depth: Brown Enjoying Challenges Of Governor’s Office

Despite the challenges – everything from the state’s fiscal crisis to partisan gridlock – Gov. Jerry Brown says he enjoys being governor of California.

10/29/2012

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