Tag: Jerry Brown

A Disarming New Governor Greets a More Dangerous State »

Gavin Newsom pledges to “raise the bar” on gun control.

Law of the Land: Feds Can Sell to Private Developers »

Farmers, ranchers, and developers support more sales of federal land.

Judicial Waste, and a Warning for Post-Brown California »

SB 1391 will bar prosecution of those as young as 14 as adults.

Jerry Brown’s ATF »

Governor Brown’s record leaves a dismal legacy.

Latest Pro-Criminal Bill Awaits Jerry Brown’s Signature »

Senate Bill 1391 would bar the prosecution of juveniles as adults.

Real Women Don’t Want the Government to Get Them in the Boardroom »

Senate Bill 826 serves as yet another example of Government waste an incompetency.

WaterFix Tunnels Deeper Hole for Taxpayers »

Governor Brown’s legacy project will likely spike in cost.

Golden Deep State »

The surging national economy has given California a budget surplus by some accounts of more than $5 billion, with tax collections up about $3.8 billion above what Governor Jerry Brown anticipated in January. California taxpayers should not expect Brown to return any money to the taxpayers, in the style of governor George Deukmejian, who...
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Gov. Jerry Brown Proves Me Right on Public Pensions »

As part of a year-long national campaign promoting my book California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis, I’ve been saying that it’s impossible to have both public governance of defined-benefit public pension plans and responsible management of these plans. Politicians face strong perverse incentives to mismanage the plans for their...
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Old Enough to Choose a President, but Not to Buy Cigarettes? »

Once again, with Gov. Jerry Brown’s blessing, lawmakers in California have extended the long nose of government further into the private lives of their citizens. The latest intrusion comes from legislation that raises the minimum age for buying cigarettes and other tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old. With record-level support for marijuana...
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