Proposition 30

Brown Budget Reveal

Gov. Brown Highlights Surplus, More Money For Schools

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Gov. Jerry Brown outlined his revised budget proposal on Tuesday, highlighting a small surplus and praising the effects of Proposition 30. Despite a small surplus, the governor says he’s continuing to pull […]



CSU Reveals How It Will Spend Millions Collected Through Proposition 30

California State University plans to spend the projected $125.1 million in extra state funding for the 2013-14 academic year to expand enrollment and online courses, boost employee salaries and pay for increased energy and health benefit costs.


Sacramento voter

Sales Tax Increase Will Add Up For Sacramento

Voters in California did something voters rarely do, they voted to raise taxes.


Gov. Jerry Brown speaks to Proposition 30 proponents on Election Day 2012. (credit: CBS13)

UPDATE: Voters Approve Brown’s Prop. 30, Increasing Sales, Income Taxes

California voters have approved Gov. Jerry Brown’s plan to raise income taxes on the wealthy and raise the statewide sales tax to fund K-12 schools and help balance the state budget.


Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lt. Gov. Newsom Criticizes Gov. Brown’s Presentation Of Prop 30

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is calling out Gov. Jerry Brown in a scathing radio interview.


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School-Funding Initiative Starts TV Advertising

One of the two initiative campaigns supporting income tax increases to fund public schools has begun airing its first television commercial.