Last week Sacramento legislators passed a massive tax raise, jacking up gas and diesel prices as well as vehicle registration costs.
The new tax money will not go to fixing roads, it hasn't in the past and it won't now. Caltrans, one of the most incompetent agencies in the state, will be getting a lot of this new tax money.
For years they wasted money, did nothing, and our streets crumbled. State Senator John Moorlach has followed the corruption in Caltrans for years.
He joined us this afternoon to talk about the latest tax raise and where the money will really go: