San Diego’s landmark Pension Reform Initiative faces two critical legal tests this week and next in the 4th District Court and at the U.S. Supreme Court. At issue is whether a Citizens’ Initiative can legally be thrown out simply because a sitting mayor publicly endorsed the measure in public. Read more
Group that successfully recalled State Senator Josh Newman in 2018 over Gas Tax will now target 12 “Water Tax Weaklings” in State Senate and State Assembly Read more
Carl DeMaio blasted a proposal cooked up by Gov. Gavin Newsom to impose a tax on water. The so-called “Water Tax” would be a new tax imposed on every water bill in California and would be added on top of the actual cost of water consumed by each Californian. California already has some of the highest water rates in the nation!
DeMaio is launching a campaign to block the Water Tax from taking effect and is urging all Californians to join is effort. Read more
Typical Employee Who Terminates Union Dues Will Save $800 Per Year – and Massive Levels of Termination Will Transform California Politics
As Chairman of Reform California, Carl DeMaio is leading the fight to take back California from out-of-control politicians. DeMaio unveiled a 5-point "Reform Agenda" that he hopes will become a rallying point for all who oppose one-party control of California.
"The forces of big government and high taxes are on the march and we must be regroup and be ready to fight them," DeMaio said. Read more
For a complete list of all of Carl DeMaio's endorsements for the 2018 Election, visit www.SanDiegoElectionGuide.org
Carl DeMaio is also leading the Yes on Prop 6 - Gas Tax Repeal Campaig. You help is desperately needed! To help that campaign, visit www.GasTaxRepeal.org Read more
California Supreme Court: Prop B Pension Reform Still In Place, But Lower Court May Consider Remedy
Pension Reformers Put Courts and Unions on Notice: Don’t Try to Overturn Vote of the People
The California Supreme Court today issued a ruling on Prop B – San Diego’s landmark Pension Reform Initiative adopted by 67% of San Diego voters in 2012. Government labor unions have been seeking to invalidate the entire measure and had filed three separate legal challenges over the years. Read more
Carl DeMaio is leading the Yes on Prop 6 - Gas Tax Repeal Campaig. You help is desperately needed!
There are two reasons to help the Yes on Prop 6 - Gas Tax Repeal Initiative campaign.
1) it costs you a lot more than you think – the tax hike will cost the typical family of four $779.28 more per year in taxes
2) it won’t fix our roads – this is a blank check tax hike that has already been diverted away from road repairs.
How You Can Be Part of the Yes on Prop 6 - Gas Tax Repeal Campaign Read more
Key offices at the local San Diego and California state level will be voted on in the 2018 Primary Election this June. Carl DeMaio has thoroughly vetted these candidates and has issued an endorsement in almost every race.
"I'm endorsing only candidates who 1) are opposed to tax increases - particularly the Gas Tax hike 2) are committed to cutting red tape on small business and job creators and 3) are fighting to protect our personal freedoms," said DeMaio. Read more
Carl DeMaio is pleased to announce that his effort to repeal California's controversial gas-tax has gathered enough signatures to land on the 2018 ballot.
In a press conference held at the Gas Tax Repeal Campaign's headquarters, DeMaio said they have gathered nearly 900,000 signatures, though they only needed 585,000 signatures to qualify for a spot on the ballot.
"That outpouring of voter disgust with the car and gas tax hikes should be a message that Sacramento politicians should hear loud and clear," DeMaio said. Read more