Category Archives: Carl DeMaio

‘Repeal the Gas Tax’ organizing meeting slated for Thursday in Yorba Linda

An organizing meeting for “Yes on 6″ — the ballot measure to repeal the gas tax — will be held this Thursday evening at 6:30 pm at 4901 Main Street, Yorba Linda (click for map). For complete details, see below. … Continue reading

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With Bitter Parting Shot, Josh Newman Confirms Voters’ Wisdom

By Steven Greenhut | If voters had second thoughts about bouncing California state Sen. Josh Newman (D-Fullerton) from office in a high-profile recall election held during the June 5 primary, his self-centered stem winder on the Senate floor should disabuse … Continue reading

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Measure to repeal gas tax qualifies for November ballot

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced today that the initiative to repeal the gas tax has qualified for the November ballot. Based on a random sample count, the measure gathered more than the 585,407 signatures required of registered voters. … Continue reading

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Newman recall organizer Carl DeMaio’s final interview on KFI before the election

Carl DeMaio, organizer of the campaign to recall Sen. Josh Newman, did his final pre-election interview yesterday on KFI Radio with talk show hosts John and Ken. The interview is at the beginning of this audio file and lasts about 10 … Continue reading

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Thursday’s John and Ken show: gas tax repeal, Newman recall

Thursday afternoon, KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken broadcast live from the Phoenix Club Restaurant’s parking lot in Anaheim. It was a final push for signatures to repeal the gas tax, and an update on the campaign to … Continue reading

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Listen now to John and Ken live on KFI

They’re currently broadcasting live in Anaheim, gathering the final signatures needed for the initiative to repeal the gas tax. Listen now: The show is on the air until 6:00 pm. Or if you want to stop by to see the … Continue reading

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John and Ken will be broadcasting live in Anaheim on Thursday

This Thursday (April 5) KFI Radio’s John and Ken will be broadcasting live from The Phoenix Club Restaurant parking lot in Anaheim (see map below). This is a final round-up of signatures to repeal the gas tax and a major … Continue reading

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Gas-tax repeal gets closer to vote as ‘bullet’ train spotlights state’s misplaced priorities

By Steven Greenhut | Almost everyone agrees that California’s infrastructure is shockingly decrepit, yet public anger over a 12-cent-a-gallon gas tax to address that problem has not subsided. Although an effort by GOP gubernatorial candidate Travis Allen to repeal the … Continue reading

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Signature-gathering effort to repeal the gas tax is on schedule

Yesterday (3/23) Carl DeMaio provided another update on the John and Ken Show on KFI Radio (6 minutes):

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Another update on the effort to repeal the gas tax

On Wednesday, Carl DeMaio provided another update on the effort to repeal the gas tax on the John and Ken Show on KFI Radio (the 10-minute segment starts at about 15:45):

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