GOP Proposes Blueprint to Solve the State Budget Crisis

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More of the state-s bills will be going unpaid, and California will be living on borrowed money until the Legislature passes a budget. Last night, in a rare Sunday session, Republicans detailed the cuts they say could make up California-s $38 billion budget deficit without new taxes, but Democrats said it would leave poor people -dying in the streets- and slapped it down 45-to-27. Then, everybody went home for a good night-s sleep. Today, the Legislature is no closer to solving California-s massive budget crisis. We get the specifics on what Republicans want to cut, from Assemblyman John Campbell of Irvine, and who the Democrats want to tax, from Assemblywoman Jackie Goldberg of Los Angeles.
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