Category Archives: 29th State Senate District

Gas tax increase with novocain

By Jon Coupal and Jim Patterson| Have you ever had a tooth extracted without Novocain or some other pain killer? When facing something painful, it’s always helpful to apply a numbing agent and, when administered by competent medical personnel, anesthesia … Continue reading

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Average price per gallon up 18.9 cents in Orange County since gas tax took effect

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Drivers feeling pinch at the pump as new gas tax takes effect

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Josh Newman recall update

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Mayor to speak to Republican Women’s Club tonight

Fullerton Mayor Bruce Whitaker and new City Manager Ken Domer will be the keynote speakers at tonight’s meeting of the Fullerton Republican Women’s Club. Whitaker will be giving an update on what’s going on in Fullerton, including the status of … Continue reading

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Recall of Josh Newman still on track after too few voters request to remove their names from petitions

By Patrick McGreavey | Of the more than 70,600 voters who signed petitions to hold a recall vote on state Sen. Josh Newman of Fullerton, only 849 asked that their signatures be withdrawn by the deadline, clearing a major hurdle … Continue reading

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Today’s update on the Newman recall and the initiative to repeal the gas tax

Carl DeMaio was again a guest on the John and Ken Show on KFI Radio for a brief segment:

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Last week Josh Newman cast key votes for billions in new taxes and debt

Yesterday the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association sent the following email message to subscribers: It’s always bad when politicians hit us with new taxes and add to our ballooning debt with new spending we can’t afford. But it adds insult to … Continue reading

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Call Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva and urge her to vote No on SB 2

The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association has sent out a call-to-action email alert regarding Senate Bill 2 (SB 2) by State Senator Toni Atkins (D-San Diego). SB 2 would add a new tax on every real estate instrument, paper, or notice … Continue reading

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Initiative titles and summaries must be fair and objective

By Jon Coupal and Kevin Kiley | The attorney general of California has the responsibility of preparing the “title and summary” for ballot measures to be submitted to the voters. Pursuant to that authority, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra issued … Continue reading

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