California Gov. Jerry Brown ‘Exit Interview’ is Classic Jerry

  At California Gov. Jerry Brown’s “Exit Interview” Tuesday, the Sacramento Press Club auctioned off autographed souvenirs from his years in the Governor’s office, including cartoons of his budget press conference presentations of charts and graphs, Proposition 30 memorabilia increasing sales and income taxes, and graphs showing state government living within its means. Other charts showed … Continue reading California Gov. Jerry Brown ‘Exit Interview’ is Classic Jerry

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‘New Way California:’ Wrong Way, Deceptive Way

  An odd group of Never-Trump Republican centrists and political has-beens who formed "New Way California" earlier this year, claim New Way is needed because they are “committed to policies that increase opportunities for all Californians.” What they are committed to is remaining in power, even if that means being subservient to the Democrat Party … Continue reading ‘New Way California:’ Wrong Way, Deceptive Way

California Blue Wave: Will it Lead to Insolvency Faster?

The midterm elections have turned out as most observers expected, nationally, statewide, and in Sacramento. By historical standards, nationally, the Democrats underperformed and lost a number of high-profile races. There was no Blue Wave - more like a blue ripple. However, California is another story, remaining as blue as can be. In the contest for … Continue reading California Blue Wave: Will it Lead to Insolvency Faster?

WARNING: Gov. Gavin Newsom Would Mean More Squalor, Poop, Needles, Rats, Homeless, Illness in CA

“Welcome to El Sanfransisco!” If  Gavin Newsom was elected Governor, Californians may end up saying “Welcome to El Sanfransisco!” San Francisco used to be the gem of the once-Golden State. Today visitors and residents see on the streets squalor, trash, human poop and urine, used heroin needles, rats, and homeless people. The city is even experiencing Hepatitis … Continue reading WARNING: Gov. Gavin Newsom Would Mean More Squalor, Poop, Needles, Rats, Homeless, Illness in CA

California’s War Against Its Own Citizens

California is out of control. Not only did our politicians immediately declare war on Donald Trump the moment he was elected, they also declared war on the people of the state.   In our recent book, California’s War Against Donald Trump: Who Wins, Who Loses? my co-author Jim Lacy and I detail California’s decline and how it … Continue reading California’s War Against Its Own Citizens

California Nov. 2018 Ballot Initiatives Guide

My recommendations: Governor - John Cox Attorney General - Steven Bailey Secretary of State - Mark Meuser Treasurer - Greg Conlon State Controller- Konstantinos Roditis Insurance Commissioner - Steve Poizner Superintendent of Schools - Marshall Tuck Board of Equalization - District 1: Ted Gaines Congressional District 3: Charlie Schaupp Congressional District 7 - Andrew Grant Congressional District … Continue reading California Nov. 2018 Ballot Initiatives Guide

If Gender is ‘Neutral’ In California, Why Mandate More Women on Corporate Boards?

The California Legislature has passed a bill to require large corporations with base operations in the state to put more female directors on their boards. Democrat Senators Hannah Beth Jackson's and Toni Atkins' gender quota bill is illegal, and most definitely a precursor of negative outcomes, as recent history shows. If Senate Bill 826 is … Continue reading If Gender is ‘Neutral’ In California, Why Mandate More Women on Corporate Boards?

Shameless CA Legislators Pass Bill To Allow Them To Live Outside Their Districts

Just as the 2018 legislative session was winding down last week, California lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would allow them to live outside the districts in which they were elected and ostensibly represent. What's next? Mayors who don't have to live in the cities in which they were elected? City council members who … Continue reading Shameless CA Legislators Pass Bill To Allow Them To Live Outside Their Districts

On Labor Day, CA Democrats Up To Old Labor Abuses With Gerawan Workers

The historic abuse of power the Agricultural Labor Relations Board has exerted over family-owned Gerawan Farming and its thousands of workers is illegal. Gerawan's farm workers do not want union control of their workplace or work lives, but have been targeted by the United Farm Workers labor union and the ALRB since 2012 for takeover. … Continue reading On Labor Day, CA Democrats Up To Old Labor Abuses With Gerawan Workers

Appellate Court Ordered CA Governor to Return ‘Unlawfully Diverted’ Subprime Crisis Funds

Gov. Jerry Brown was recently ordered by the state's 3rd Appellate District Court to repay more than $331 million in funds the state illegally diverted from a national fund intended to help homeowners struggling with foreclosures from the housing crisis. Instead of complying with the court order, Democrats are pushing through a bill to legitimize the … Continue reading Appellate Court Ordered CA Governor to Return ‘Unlawfully Diverted’ Subprime Crisis Funds