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Anaheim Elementary School Board Endorses Ballot Initiative To Raise Property Taxes

At its October 23 meeting, the Anaheim Elementary School District Board of Education voted unanimously for a resolutions of support for a proposed ballot initiative that would strip Proposition 13 protections from commercial property. If the initiative qualifies for the ballot and passes, it would result in massive increases in commercial property taxes, which would be passed on to small ...

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Council Approves Taxpayer Protection Act, Rejects Ballot-Box Budgeting, Switches Angels Negotiator

The Anaheim City Council voted on a number of controversial agenda items last night in a marathon meeting that lasted until almost midnight. Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act Councilwoman Kris Murray’s proposed amendment to the city charter would raise the vote threshold for the city council to place a new or increased tax before the voters from a simple majority to ...

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OC Business Council: “Approve Protection for Anaheim Taxpayers”

Orange County Business Council President and CEO Lucy Dunn published a column in yesterday’s OC Register calling on the Anaheim City Council to vote to place before voters the Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act proffered by Councilwoman Kris Murray: Approve protection for Anaheim taxpayers In the middle of California’s drought, I’m reminded of an old Jewish proverb that says “taxes grow ...

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City Council to Vote on Kris Murray’s “Anaheim Taxpayer Protection Act”

This came over the transom today from Anaheim Mayor Pro Tem Kris Murray: MURRAY PROPOSES “ANAHEIM TAXPAYER PROTECTION ACT” ANAHEIM—Anaheim Council Member Kris Murray has proposed an amendment to the city’s charter requiring a two-thirds vote of the City Council to put any new tax measures on the ballot. This proposed charter amendment is scheduled for council action Tuesday, March ...

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Murray Calls for Raising Threshold for City Council to Put Tax Hikes On The Ballot to 2/3 Supermajority

  After taking the oath of office for a second term on December 9, Mayor Pro Tem Kris Murray called for increasing protections for Anaheim taxpayers by amending the City Charter require a two-thirds super-majority vote in order for the city council to place a tax increase before the voters.  Murray cited growing efforts statewide to weaken Proposition 13, as ...

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SD34 Watch: Taxpayer Groups to Solorio – “Stop Misleading Voters”

This just came over the transom from the Janet Nguyen for State Senate campaign: Taxpayer Groups To Jose Solorio – “Stop misleading voters” Call For Jose to Stop Claiming He Protected Prop 13 Seal Beach, CA – – Two of California’s largest taxpayer protection organizations joined forces today to call out Jose Solorio for attempting to mislead voters about his ...

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