Tax Initiative

Melissa Griffin: Gov. Brown's Tax Campaign Takes Strange TurnFaced with mounting opposition and additional reports of fiscal mismanagement, California Gov. Jerry Brown's defense of Proposition 30 tax increase is raising eyebrows.
CSU Monterey Bay Professor's Support Of Prop. 30 Sparks LawsuitAn anti-tax group is suing California State University, Monterey Bay over an email sent by a professor urging students to support Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s November tax initiative
Rival To Dump Ad Critical Of Gov. Brown's Tax InitiativeThe campaign for a November ballot initiative that seeks to raise income taxes on most Californians to fund public schools is phasing out a TV ad that criticizes a rival tax measure pushed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Phil Matier: Cash-Strapped California Spending Thousands On iPads For State WorkersControversy is brewing in Sacramento, over the hundreds of thousands of dollars in state funds apparently used to buy tech products for state employees.
California State Senate Leader Apologizes For Pulling TV Plug On Tax HearingThe leader of the California State Senate has apologized for his office’s last-minute decision not to televise a legislative hearing that included testimony about Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative.
Governor Brown’s Tax Initiative To Top November Ballot Gov. Jerry Brown's initiative to raise taxes has received top billing on the November ballot after a judge rejected a challenge from a competing measure.
Effort To Boost Brown's California Tax Hike Draws LawsuitAn effort to give Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative top billing on California's November ballot has drawn a lawsuit by a rival tax campaign.