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(PR): Jarvis Asks Supreme Court To Block Sale Of High Speed Rail Bonds

Sacramento — Today (9) the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association (HJTA) has petitioned the California Supreme Court to review the high speed rail bond validation case.  Read more >>

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(PR) HJTA Launches New Initiatives Guide

Sacramento --- The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association has launched a new website giving California taxpayers objective information on the initiatives that will appear on the November 4 ballots.  Read more >>

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(PR) HJTA Asks Court to Reconsider Adverse High Speed Rail Bond Ruling

Sacramento — Today the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, one of the defendants in litigation brought by the State to validate the sale of $8.6 billion in bonds for California’s troubled high speed rail project, filed pleadings asking the Court of Appeal to reconsider its ruling, issued July 31, approving the bond sale.  Read more >>

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(PR) HJTA Files Class Action Against Pasadena Over Unfair Water Rates

The City of Pasadena has been served with a class action lawsuit filed by the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association on behalf of nonresident water customers, challenging the rates the City charges them for water.

Pasadena Water and Power, a department of the City, provides water to residents of Pasadena, but also serves territory outside the City. It maintains two rate classes; one for city residents and another for nonresidents. Nonresidents pay 25% more for their water.  Read more >>

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(PR) HJTA Files Suit to Remove Senate Bill 1272 from Ballot

Today (22) the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association filed a legal action seeking to remove Senate Bill 1272 from the statewide November ballot. SB 1272, which would appear on the ballot as Proposition 49, is yet another effort by the California Legislature to pervert the election process.  Read more >>

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