Using Vehicle License Fees to Plug Budget Deficit

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To help make up the state-s massive deficit, Governor Gray Davis wants to cut $4 billion of state money that goes to cities and counties. He concedes that his own party-s legislative majority won-t let him do it, preferring instead to increase the vehicle license fee. Rabid opponents say that the proposed increase will trigger another Proposition 13. Would you pay a higher -car tax- to be sure you get police and fire protection? You may get a chance to decide. We preview one of the year-s hottest political confrontations in a spirited discussion with Democratic state Assemblywoman Jackie Goldberg and Republican state Senator Tom McClintock.
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Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center

Rancho Los Amigos Community Fund

Vehicle Registration Fees

California Budget

Proposition 13 (1978)



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