Proposition 6, California Gas Tax Repeal, FailsProposition 6 has failed. It sought to repeal last year’s decision by the Democratic-led Legislature to raise fuel taxes and vehicle fees to pay for roughly $5 billion a year in highway and road improvements and transit programs.
Gas Tax Repeal Campaign Holding Free Gas Drawing, But Anyone Can Enter No Matter How They’ll VoteBackers of Proposition 6, the push to repeal California’s new gas tax, are giving away free gas on Monday.
Gov. Jerry Brown Bashes Gas Tax Repeal In Rare Campaign StopGov. Jerry Brown is making a rare campaign appearance to oppose a measure that would roll back transportation investments under his watch.
Supporters Of Prop. 6 Gas Tax Repeal Complain Ballot Measure Description Is UnfairThe backers of Proposition 6 say the state’s official description of the ballot measure is unfair because it should at least mention something about a gas tax repeal.
Prop. 6: Gas Tax Repeal Supporters Say They Don’t Want To Stop Road ProjectsWith two weeks to go until Election Day, the fight to repeal California’s 12-cent gas tax and new annual vehicle fee is in overdrive.
State Agency, Gas Tax Backers Worked Closely Before Proposition 6 Campaign BeganThe California State Transportation Agency and Sacramento-based Bicker, Castillo & Fairbanks organized news conferences and other efforts to promote legislation to raise the tax to fund road and bridge repairs.
Voter Guide: A Look At 11 Propositions On The California Ballot, And 1 That's MissingCalifornia voters will decide the fate of everything from bonds to the gas tax and even how veal is raised in the 2018 general election.
Proposition 6: Gas Tax At Center Of Debate Over Road FundingCalifornia voters will soon decide whether to drive out a gasoline tax increase passed to fund transportation projects across the state.
Sacramento Regional Transit Email At Center Of Proposition 6 ComplaintIn one email a few days before Proposition 6 officially qualified for the ballot, the Sacramento Regional Transit Agency asks an organization it contracts with to help with its "educational campaign" that "related to the gas tax repeal."
Caltrans Finds Vulnerabilities In At Least 70 Concrete Slabs On Interstate 5Caltrans says the problem is long-delayed work and quick fix projects in place of the road work that was needed due to funding issues.
Gas Tax Campaign Under Investigation After Complaint Over FliersThe Fair Political Practices Commission will look into a complaint filed by the opposing campaign that alleges state employees distributed fliers urging voters to keep the tax increase in place.
California November Ballot Proposition Numbers RevealedA measure that would start the ball rolling on ending daylight saving time is Proposition 7, while one to split California in three is Proposition 8.
Measure To Repeal New California Gas Tax Qualifies For November BallotThe measure that aims to repeal California's new increase in gas taxes has qualified for the November ballot.
Gas Tax Opponents Cry Foul Over Signs Touting RoadworkOne side is now claiming the other is breaking the law by posting signs on California roadways highlighting the gas tax.
John Cox Makes California Gas Tax Repeal Central To Campaign For GovernorThe increase is expected to raise more than $5 billion a year, primarily for road and bridge maintenance.