Tag: California
Taxpayer Alert: Does Failed State Stem Cell Agency Deserve $5 Billion in 2020?

More money is the life-saving therapy for the failed state agency, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

Town with a “Libertarian Streak” Is California’s First “Second Amendment Sanctuary City.” It Shouldn’t Be the Last.

The city of Needles declared itself a “2nd Amendment Sanctuary” city; wants exemption to some state gun laws.

California Legislators Shelter DMV from Intrepid State Auditor Elaine Howle

State officials who show diligence at their job are not easy to find in California. One notable exception is State Auditor Elaine Howle.

California Public College Bosses Still up to Hidden Money Tricks

“The California State University stashed away $1.5 billion in discretionary reserves,” the Sacramento Bee reports.

Governor’s Appointed Commission Boosts Ruling-Class Pay Raises

The raise is not based on any performance measure, and that is also true for government employee unions.

California Air Resources Board Evades Public Oversight

Whatever Mary Nichols is trying to hide can’t be good for California taxpayers.

California Coastal Commission Fines Ritz-Carlton $1.6 Million for Sins of Omission

The CCC keeps busy adding new commissioners and deploying its new power to bypass the courts and levy fines directly, and the action against the Ritz-Carlton shows that power in action.

Even in Reverse, California’s Bullet Train Rips Off Landowners and Taxpayers

It’s all about spending, expanding government, and ruling-class privilege.

California Triple Manslaughter Case Shows Need for Judicial Oversight

Ismael Huazo-Jardinez’s case confirms the need for stricter oversight of judges’ actions.

Public School Spending: More Isn’t Necessarily Better

When it comes to providing quality education, money matters. But simply spending more doesn’t necessarily mean better quality education.

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