California Globe: Largest Budget in CA History 'Falls Short': $2 billion in New Tax Increases and Lots of Pork



“Despite a budget surplus of $22 billion, the record $215 billion budget framework that the Legislature approved today is contingent on more costly tax increases,” Sen. Pat Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) said. “For example, imposing a tax on U.S. citizens and legal immigrants who do not have health insurance will make California even more unaffordable.”

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June 13, 2019