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Metrolink | State Approves More Than $1.2 Billion in SB 1 and Cap and Trade Funds for SoCal Rail to Improve Service, Ease Freeway Traffic

Metrolink | State Approves More Than $1.2 Billion in SB 1 and Cap and Trade Funds for SoCal Rail to Improve Service, Ease Freeway Traffic

SACRAMENTO – Yesterday, the California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) announced it is awarding Metrolink and Southern California regional rail state grants totaling $1.175 billion. “This is the largest single award of grant funds Metrolink has ever received and, when leveraged with federal and other funding, will transform regional passenger rail service to serve more riders […]

Virginia goes Don Quixote

Virginia goes Don Quixote

. By Paul Driessen Democrat Ralph Northam had barely won the Virginia governor’s race when his party announced it would impose a price on greenhouse gases emissions, require a 3% per year reduction in GHG emissions, and develop a cap-and-trade scheme requiring polluters to buy credits for emitting carbon dioxide. Meanwhile, liberal governors from California, […]

California climate deal could net big bucks for polluters–GOP Leader’s Chad Mayes Folly

California climate deal could net big bucks for polluters–GOP Leader’s Chad Mayes Folly

  . By Stephen Frank, Exclusive to the California Political News and Views Great news for scam artists, lovers of big government and crony capitalists—thanks to GOP Assembly Leader Mayes and six of his followers, cap and trade is going to raise gas taxes, the cost of doing business and the sleaze in society will make […]

California GOP’s “Gang of 8” Who Voted for Cap and Trade Are Feeling the Heat

. . By Stephen Frank GOP Assemblyman Marc Steinorth denounced his 2016 Democrat opponent as a supporter of cap and trade—including the 63 cents a gallon gas tax increase.  Now, he has voted for it—so the district might have elected a real Democrat instead—at least she was honest about her position.  His constituents decided to […]

The Second 100 Days (Trump Briefs: July 8-14 /Day 170-176) Week 26

The Second 100 Days (Trump Briefs: July 8-14 /Day 170-176) Week 26

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, July 15 (Day 177): Two Papal aides attack conservative Christians and Steve Bannon Two aides of Pope Francis have attacked American conservative Christians and Steve Bannon (President Trump’s aide) as promoters of “apocalyptic geopolitics.” In the article, Jesuit Father Antonio Spadaro, the editor-in-chief of the quasi-official Vatican periodical La Civiltà Cattolica, slams […]

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

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

by Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO – As the California Legislature approached a late-night Monday vote to extend the state’s climate-change-fighting cap-and-trade system, the Capitol buzz focused on Jacqui Irwin of Thousand Oaks. The Democratic assemblywoman was absent because of a long-standing family commitment, thus leaving Democrats one vote shy of the supermajority they needed to approve the system’s 10-year […]

Action Alert: No Cap and Trade Tax Extension

Action Alert: No Cap and Trade Tax Extension

  Even though they just approved $5 billion a year in new gas taxes, Sacramento is now preparing to rubber stamp an even bigger gas tax increase that would raise gas prices 71 cents a gallon or more by 2030, an increase of $600 per year per household in new gas taxes. Governor Jerry Brown is […]

Climate Change: Unwarranted hysteria or justified concern?

Climate Change: Unwarranted hysteria or justified concern?

  We’re running this again, in response to Sunday’s politically driven “Science March.”   By USA-Focus.org “Watch out for doomsday deceivers…they will deceive a lot of people…This is routine history; this is no sign of the end.”  (Jesus – The Message Translation) FOUNDING FATHERS’ PERSPECTIVE “He who knows best, help knows how little he knows.” (Thomas Jefferson) […]

Cap and Trade Auction DOWN 98% in August—Brown Continues Failure

Cap and Trade Auction DOWN 98% in August—Brown Continues Failure

Anybody Trust Government NOT to Double Tax You: Gas Tax AND Tax by the Mile?

Anybody Trust Government NOT to Double Tax You: Gas Tax AND Tax by the Mile?

Guest Commentary By Stephen Frank, September 11, 2016 We all pay gas tax at the pump.  There is currently a pilot program to charge people by the mile they drive.  Though it is claimed that we will not be double taxed—when was the last time government did not lie to you?  No one is that old.  […]

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