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The latest on the Josh Newman recall

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HJTA files lawsuit over Legislature’s unconstitutional attempt to shield Sen. Josh Newman from recall

Today the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association filed a lawsuit to stop the Legislature’s unconstitutional efforts to undermine the voter-led recall of state Senator Josh Newman. “The Legislature has pulled out all the stops to silence the voice of taxpayers and … Continue reading

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A discussion of the repercussions of cap and trade on taxpayers

KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken talked yesterday with guests Jon Coupal, president of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, and Jon Fleischman, publisher of the political daily news blog FlashReport. They discussed the Legislature’s passage Monday of the … Continue reading

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GOP legislators unlikely to pay price for cap-and-trade vote

EDITOR’S NOTE: AB 398 passed yesterday in both the Senate and the Assembly. Fullerton’s Assembly Member Sharon Quirk-Silva voted NO, but our Senator Josh Newman voted YES — once again voting for more taxes. By Steven Greenhut | As the … Continue reading

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Creating hardships while attempting to alleviate others

By Jon Coupal and Kammi Foote | Last week, the California Senate voted to pass Senate Bill 2 which would impose a new $75 tax on real estate documents filed with each county’s clerk recorder. If the bill becomes law, … Continue reading

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Sen. Newman is holding a community coffee tomorrow

Our District 29 State Senator Josh Newman will be hosting a community coffee tomorrow afternoon from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Cypress Senior Center, 9031 Grindlay Street (click here for map). To reserve, click here. Or, just drop in.

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With SB 714, is Josh Newman planning to have the state use eminent domain to seize West Coyote Hills?

And is Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva aiding and abetting him with her AB 510? Yesterday on a 5-2 party-line vote, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted to move forward SB 714 — a bill authored by Senator Josh Newman that could conceivably … Continue reading

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Mayor Bruce Whitaker announces he will enter the race to replace Sen. Josh Newman

Fullerton Mayor Bruce Whitaker has officially announced that he will be a candidate in the election to recall and replace state Senator Josh Newman. The announcement appeared this morning in a story on the popular FlashReport website which covers politics … Continue reading

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Josh Newman votes for another tax

According to an Associated Press report this morning: The California state Senate approved a new fee Thursday on some real estate transaction documents to generate hundreds of millions of dollars for affordable housing. The legislation would impose a $75 fee … Continue reading

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An update on the campaign to recall Sen. Josh Newman

This afternoon, KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken began their show with what has become a weekly tradition on Fridays — an update on the status of the signature-gathering effort to recall state Senator Josh Newman. San Diego … Continue reading

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