Texas 2015 COL-adjusted median household income is 32.0% higher than CA — UPDATED April 2018

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 2 Comments

I’ve updated (April, 2018) my salient household income comparison of California vs. hated Texas. My original figures were from 2009.  Since then it’s gotten even better — for Texas. According to the most recent U.S. census figures I can find, the 2015 median household income in California is significantly higher than Texas: CA — $64,500 TX —  $55,653 — 13.5% …

NYC “cash cow” financial firms fleeing to low tax states. Sacramento, hello — anyone listening?

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 5 Comments

New York City has its own municipal income tax. Combined with the NY state tax, it’s the second highest tax rate in the nation. NYC is the only U.S. jurisdiction that comes close to challenging California’s place at the top of the income tax (dung) heap. The top NY state income tax rate is 8.82%, while the top NYC income …

Terence Hoey: Video Proves That Randy Voepel Lied About His Military Service

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Two weeks ago, MCPO Terence Hoey, USN (Ret), a New York-based Stolen Valor investigator held a press conference, accusing Assemblyman Randy Voepel of lying about his military service. The press conference wasn’t well received by the mainstream media in San Diego. Two television channels and Joshua Stewart from The San Diego Union-Tribune rejected his accusations for insufficient evidence. Hoey told …

Press Conference Tomorrow: Assemblyman Voepel’s Military Service Record Challenged

Brian Brady Undesignated 2 Comments

Almost three weeks ago, Master Chief Petty Officer Terence B. Hoey, USN (Ret), a security professional based in New York City, accused Assemblyman Randy Voepel of “stolen valor”.  Stolen Valor is a broad term military veterans use to accuse someone (civilian or veteran) of misrepresentation about his/her military service record.  It can be as benign as someone exaggerating his/her service …

San Diego approves multiple, unnecessary pay increases. A bad decision being repeated throughout California.

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated Leave a Comment

Here’s a pretty good 5 minute studio TV appearance I did live recently on KUSI. The city of San Diego is paying multiple salary increases that are unjustified, and unnecessary. The interview includes invaluable observations that quite likely apply to every city and county in the Golden State, if not the nation.  The “printed” story is below, but you have …