Resist the “Pothole Tax”

John Moorlach
State Senator representing the 37th Senate District

Last week, Will Kempton, Executive Director of Transportation California and former Director of Caltrans published a response to Jon Coupal, President of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, in a Fox & Hounds piece stating that, “…in spite of all the recent audits and criticism, the organization [Caltrans] employs competent people who want to serve the public well.”  In […]

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Analyzing the Governor’s Coming May Budget Revision

John Moorlach
State Senator representing the 37th Senate District

Evaluating our state’s fiscal condition requires checking key vital signs to determine where our focus must be moving forward. Here are 5 key metrics you need to know about the status of our state’s fiscal house as we anticipate the Governor’s May Revise: 1. California’s Net Financial Position California has a $170 billion “net” financial position […]

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