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Oxnard Continues Tax Triple Whammy Plan- Tonight: 1 1/2% Sales Tax Gouging Pitch

Oxnard Continues Tax Triple Whammy Plan- Tonight: 1 1/2% Sales Tax Gouging Pitch

By George Miller We warned you about it last year, then subsequently, too, about the $77 million Oxnard “New Tax Triple Whammy”. Now, here is the next expensive installment we repeatedly cautioned you about- a $45 million dollar annual sales tax increase- on top of the $13 million one they previously sold you. Basically, staff […]

Homelessness Key Issue at 2020’s First Budget Hearing in California

Homelessness Key Issue at 2020’s First Budget Hearing in California

BY CHRIS KARR The pressing issue of homelessness took center stage at the California State Assembly’s first budget hearing on Jan. 22.  Governor Gavin Newsom announced his 2020–21 budget Jan. 10, and will be finalized this summer after a series of hearings examining its proposals.  According to Budget Vice Chair Jay Obernolte (R-Big Bear Lake) and legislative analyst […]