Tag: taxpayers
$3 Billion State Stem Cell “Flop” Now Wants $5.5 Billion More

$5.5 billion is a lot of money, even for California, and especially for a state agency that Marcy Darnovsky describes as “a flop.” 

With California’s Public Pensions, Nothing Exceeds Like Excess

As they downsize and disappear, newspapers have avoided hard news on California’s pension crisis.

Shattering Federal Bureaucrats’ Shield of Executive Immunity

Executive immunity shields, not just the bureaucrats, but can also their entire departments from being held truly accountable.

The Adachi Papers: SF Police Raid Attacks Free Press and Reveals Hypocrisy

With police and public officials alike, California taxpayers should watch what they do, not what they say.

Contrary to News Reports, California Is Actually a Loser in Its 26-year Tax War Against Tech Inventor Gilbert Hyatt

Lower state income taxes, or their complete elimination, might encourage more creative entrepreneurs to remain in California.

Government Unions Keep Costs High for Taxpayers

Government employee unions are nothing more than a ruling-class special interest.

California’s Governor Plugs Up Jerry Brown’s Water Tunnel Plan

Gavin Newsom fulfills his pledge to downsize the twin Delta tunnels project to a single pipe.

First Class Flying and Dining on Taxpayer Dollars

When some federal bureaucrats have the opportunity to feast out on the town at taxpayer expense, they go all out.

In Sacramento County, Bureaucrats “Correct” Their Error with Property Tax Clawback

The county ought to eat the mistake and keep their hands out of taxpayers’ pockets.

California’s Degrees of Separation from Truth and Accountability

California pension woes exacerbated by botched appointments.

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