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2013 Tea Party Events

Tea Party Events in the U.S. – 2013

The following links are your resources for taxpayer parades and tax rally events in California and across the U.S. Check out these websites to look for upcoming events in your area.

Click Here to view the Bay Area Patriots website.

Click Here to view the California Tea Party Groups website.  Read more >>

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(PR) LOWERING TWO-THIRDS VOTE A NON-STARTER WITH VOTERS: POLL CALLS INTO QUESTION VIABILITY OF ACA 8

Today (12) the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association released the results of a poll which shows that a proposed ballot measure seeking to lower the two thirds vote for local bonds would face significant hostility from California voters. "The results of the poll are especially important given that Assembly Constitutional Amendment No. 8 (ACA 8) is currently pending in the California Senate" said HJTA President Jon Coupal. ACA 8 is a proposed constitutional amendment which barely passed the Assembly last year.  Read more >>

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(PR) BROWN’S BUDGET IS INCOMPLETE

Following is the response of Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association President Jon Coupal after reviewing Gov. Brown's proposed 2014/15 state budget:

"We are pleased that Governor Brown's budget reflects a fair measure of fiscal restraint and austerity. His desire for no new taxes, protecting Proposition 13, continuing to pay down the 'wall of debt' and establishing a prudent reserve is commendable.  Read more >>

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The mismanagement of California: Follow the Money

The mismanagement of California through waste, fraud and abuse costs taxpayers billions of dollars a year that could be better spent on priorities that people actually care about. Follow the Money 2013, like the “Piglet Book” previously produced by the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Foundation, exposes numerous examples of this mismanagement.

Click here to read the report.  Read more >>

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