Sad thoughts on the “Fiscal Cliff” deal

Poway Roger Poway Roger

Happy New Year to my fellow Rostrafarians!!! I bring my sad thoughts on this pending “Fiscal Cliff” deal. To all of us, do we really realize this is the result of our own actions? I’m not talking about those we elected, but what we expect from government and our own personal actions. First of all, we like consumer debt. What …

Top Twenty Worst Bills Worthy of the Governor’s Veto

Diane Harkey Board of Equalization Member Diane Harkey

This op-ed, co-authored with Senator Bob Dutton, originally appeared in the Flashreport As of today, the Governor has yet to act on any of these bills. When he is done, we will grade Governor Brown on his performance. The Governor’s “letter grade” will be computed using the following scale… If he vetoes 90% or more, the Governor got an “A”, 80% – …