Category Archives: Gas Tax

An update on the campaign to repeal the gas tax

There was another update yesterday on the John and Ken show on KFI Radio:

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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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HJTA backing gas tax appeal; voters to have final say

The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association announced today that it is backing a ballot measure that will repeal $5.2 billion in annual gas and car tax increases that take effect November 1st, and will require that future increases be approved by … Continue reading

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An update on the gas tax repeal and the Josh Newman recall

There was another update Friday on the John and Ken talk show on KFI Radio:  

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Judge smacks down Attorney General for ‘misleading’ language on gas tax repeal ballot initiative

By Katy Grimes | In a stunning court rebuke of the state Attorney General’s Office, a Sacramento Superior Court Judge announced Friday that Xavier Becerra’s title and summary for the Repeal of the Gas Tax initiative is “misleading and is … Continue reading

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Newman recall update

Yesterday afternoon, KFI talk show hosts John and Ken provided what has become a traditional weekly Friday update on the status of the signature-gathering effort to recall state Senator Josh Newman. They interviewed San Diego talk show host Carl DeMaio, … Continue reading

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Unable to fend off Newman recall, Democrats embrace banana republic tactics

By Steven Greenhut| California’s Democrats control just about everything in the state. They own every statewide constitutional office and have supermajorities in both houses of the Legislature. Heck, a news report this week revealed that Republicans have a majority of … Continue reading

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Poll on gas tax sends a tremor through the political landscape

By Joel Fox | A tremor ran through the 2018 California elections with the release of the UC Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies poll that shows widespread disdain for the recently passed gas tax and vehicle fees–even before collection of the … Continue reading

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