Californians and Their Tax Burden Dean Bonner April 15 2019 Many Californians express concerns about the system of state and local taxes—regarding both its overall fairness and how much they pay—with views differing widely along partisan lines.
Money Measures and the November Ballot Patrick Murphy, Jennifer Paluch, Radhika Mehlotra December 12 2018 Ballots across California in the November election featured 397 money-related questions, including taxes, bonds, and fees. Most of these measures passed (79%), though success rates varied across types of taxation or borrowing.
Local Measures Address Water, Fire in the Midterm Elections Gokce Sencan, Caitrin Chappelle November 26 2018 The midterms saw 33 local measures go to the voters that addressed issues ranging from flood protection to fire resilience.
Funding Measures and the June Ballot Patrick Murphy, Radhika Mehlotra, Jennifer Paluch June 11 2018 In the June primary, Californians voted on a variety of measures ranging from parcel taxes to bridge tolls to cannabis taxes—and most of them passed.