Category Archives: Gas Tax

Duplicitous Sen. Josh Newman speaks against transparency pricing at the gas pump, then votes FOR it when it became clear the bill would fail

By Ronald Stein | Californians now pay as much as $1.00 more per gallon of fuel than the rest of the country. Shouldn’t the motoring public know why? A bill in the California Legislature to do just that was Senate Bill … Continue reading

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Nearly one million signatures submitted to repeal the gas tax hike

By Sal Rodriguez, Orange County Register | On Monday, April 30, proponents of a measure to repeal gas tax increases rammed through the California Legislature last year with Senate Bill 1 submitted 940,000 signatures in an effort to place the … 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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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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The Board of Equalization got the last laugh on a gas tax increase

By Jon Coupal | In a normal universe, the rejection of a gas tax increase by a state agency would be based primarily on policy grounds. But in a strange mix of wonkish tax policy, political turf fighting and revenge, … Continue reading

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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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Another update on the effort to repeal the gas tax

The signature-gathering phase is coming down the home stretch. Yesterday, Carl DeMaio provided another update on the John and Ken Show on KFI Radio (the segment is about 10 minutes):

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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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