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Don't Sell Our Future Short

Rep. Jim Moran | Posted 09.18.2011 | Politics
Rep. Jim Moran

On Tuesday night, the House of Representatives passed the "Cut, Cap and Balance Act." I was proud to vote against it. This is not the time for the Democratic Party to sacrifice our values.

Squashing the Debate Over Spending Caps

Rebecca Thiess | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics
Rebecca Thiess

Some say that statutorily enforced spending levels are needed to force our government to follow responsible spending practices. While that rhetoric may sound responsible, the consequences of spending caps would be anything but.

Time to Scrutinize California Tax Breaks

Betty T. Yee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Betty T. Yee

One option that should be on the table but has consistently been dismissed is the billions of dollars of tax breaks that have yet to be examined.

Unsure How To Vote In The California May 19 Special Election? See How Organizations You Trust Recommend You Vote.

Kim Cranston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kim Cranston

If you're unsure about how to vote in the California Special Election on May 19, see how organizations and people you trust from across the political and ideological spectrum recommend you vote.

Arnold's May Special Election: Just Say No!

Paul Hogarth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Hogarth

The six propositions we will get to vote on in May are Schwarzenegger gimmicks that would cripple the state's ability to function, throw us further into debt, and roll back a small handful of fiscal victories.