Category Archives: Recall

Most California voters already want to overturn gas tax increase, poll finds

By Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times | Most California voters would scrap the higher gas tax and vehicle fees recently approved by the Legislature to provide money to repair the state’s roads and bridges and improve mass transit, according to a new … Continue reading

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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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Josh Newman recall update

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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 Josh Newman of Fullerton, only 849 asked that their signatures be withdrawn by the deadline, clearing a major hurdle … Continue reading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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John and Ken provide another update on the Newman recall

Yesterday afternoon, KFI Radio talk show hosts John and Ken provided another update on the effort to recall state Senator Josh Newman of Fullerton. Carl DeMaio, host of a talk show on San Diego’s KGO Radio and the recall’s initiator, … Continue reading

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Budget trailer bill mischief

By Joel Fox | The California state budget was passed and signed two months ago but the legislature is still passing trailer bills attached to the budget with small money tweaks and major policy changes. It’s doubtful when voters passed … Continue reading

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The John and Ken Show provides another update on the Newman recall

Jon Coupal of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association was on the John and Ken Show again this afternoon to provide another update on the Legislature’s latest attempt to block the recall of Sen. Josh Newman with the passage yesterday of … Continue reading

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Governor signs bill fast-tracked to help Josh Newman

Yesterday afternoon Governor Brown signed SB 117 — special legislation fast-tracked to help Democratic state Senator Josh Newman of Fullerton survive a recall election attempt. He signed the bill just hours after the Assembly and Senate approved it.

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Orange County Register editorializes on the Democrats’ attempts to protect Newman

The Orange County Register published an editorial yesterday criticizing the latest legislative sleight of hand designed to protect state Senator Josh Newman from the coming recall election. Read the editorial here.

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