There are not enough people in our local or state governments who fight for the taxpayers. The latest money grab scheme comes from State Senator Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys.
He wants to treat stormwater runoff the same as sewer service, which would open the door to unlimited and unvoted sewer rates.
Charging us for the rain water that rushes past our house? What is this?!
Jon Coupal, President of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, breaks it all down in the OC Register:
"It’s no secret that tax-and-spend interests have hated Proposition 13 since its adoption by the voters in 1978. Immediately after passage, Prop. 13 was the target of numerous lawsuits and legislative proposals seeking to create loopholes that would allow government to grab more tax dollars from California citizens..."
Continue reading at the OC Register, and listen to our interview with Coupal from today's show: