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Watch last night’s city council meeting

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Tonight’s city council meeting agenda

To read or download tonight’s detailed council meeting agenda, please click here (pdf). The public participation portion of the meeting begins at 6:30 with presentations and awards. Actual city business normally doesn’t start until 7:00 or thereafter. And you can … Continue reading

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The latest on the signature gathering effort to repeal the gas tax

Another update was provided on KFI Radio on Friday by Carl DeMaio on the John and Ken Show. The segment lasts less than 8 minutes:

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Why does California’s ‘Secure Choice’ program still exist?

By Jon Coupal | California’s planned “Secure Choice” program, if implemented, would violate federal law. So why are we needlessly spending public tax dollars on its startup costs? The concept of the program seems harmless enough: A voluntary program — … Continue reading

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Fullerton City Hall will be closed Monday for the Presidents’ Day holiday — another three-day weekend

City Hall Closure Dates and Observed Holidays 2018 January –1*, 12, 26 February – 9, 19*, 23 March – 9, 23 April – 6, 20 May – 4, 18, 28* June – 1, 15, 29 July – 4*, 13, 27 August … Continue reading

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New CalPERS pension payment schedule will squeeze Fullerton’s budget even more

By Adam Ashton, Sacramento Bee | California cities struggling with recent hikes in their pension fees will see another one in 2021 because of a decision CalPERS made on Tuesday to speed up the rate of their debt payments. The … Continue reading

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The latest on the petition to stop the gas and car tax hikes

Carl DeMaio was interviewed on Friday on KFI Radio’s John and Ken Show: The deadline is February 28! To help stop the car and gas tax hikes, click here to sign the petition.

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After billions in tax increases, Californians deserve a tax cut

By Jon Coupal and Vince Fong | For millions of Californians, the state has been rendered unaffordable because of foolish and counter-productive policies emanating from Sacramento. A shocking one-third of California renters spend at least half of their take-home pay … Continue reading

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Can we stop pretending Republicans care about fiscal responsibility?

By Sal Rodriguez | Republicans in Congress have always talked a good game about cutting government spending and being fiscally responsible, but they sure have a knack for never following through and only making things worse. The federal government ended … Continue reading

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Fullerton City Hall is closed today for another three-day weekend

City Hall Closure Dates and Observed Holidays 2018 January –1*, 12, 26 February – 9, 19*, 23 March – 9, 23 April – 6, 20 May – 4, 18, 28* June – 1, 15, 29 July – 4*, 13, 27 August … Continue reading

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