DeMaio and Coalition File Initiative to Repeal Gas Tax Hike

San Diego - The statewide campaign to repeal the car and gas tax hikes is now officially underway with the formal filing of a ballot initiative to amend the state Constitution to reverse the tax hikes and strip state politicians of the power to raise car and gas taxes in the future without a vote of the people.  "Sacramento politicians really crossed the line with these massive car and gas tax hikes and we intend to give taxpayers the chance to reverse that decision with this initiative," said Carl DeMaio, Chairman of Reform California.   Read more


DeMaio Blasts San Diego Leaders for Failed Homeless Plan

Former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio is blasting Mayor Kevin Faulconer for failing to adequately address the exploding homeless crisis in San Diego.  Mayor Faulconer today announced his plan is simply to erect a few large tents to temporarily house the homeless - a strategy DeMaio says is destined to fail. "San Diego's homeless crisis will not be solved by erecting a few tents - it can only be solved by full and effective enforcement of laws to force homeless individuals into treatment programs," DeMaio said. Read more


DeMaio Launches Recall Campaign to Reverse Car and Gas Tax Hikes

With virtually no notice to the public, Democratic politicians in the California State Legislature crammed through a massive hike to the Car Tax and Gax Tax. Fortunately, former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio has unveiled a strategy for getting citizens involved in overturning these tax hikes! More on that in a bit, but first you need to understand how these tax hikes will cost YOU! What the Car and Gas Tax HIkes Will Cost You! Read more


DeMaio Praises Major Court Victory for Pension Reform

Court Ruling Clears Way for Permanent Implementation of San Diego Pension Reform Initiative FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dave McCulloch, 760-717-4100 The 4th Appellate District Court just released a unanimous ruling dismissing the lawsuit brought against the City of San Diego by the union-dominated State Public Employees Relations Board (PERB).  The decision upholds Proposition B – the landmark Pension Reform Initiative passed by 2/3rds of San Diego voters in 2012.  Read more


PETITION: Stop SB 54 from Making California a Sanctuary State

California politicians will soon vote on SB 54 - which will make California a "Sanctuary State" by prohibiting state and local law enforcement from cooperating with federal immigration agents. SB 54 will force EVERY city and county in California to become Sanctuary Cities and Counties - resulting in the release of violent criminals back into our communities when they could instead be deported. Carl DeMaio is helping organize a grassroots campaign to STOP SB 54. He needs your help today! Read more


Sign the Petition: DeMaio Proposes Audit of Voter Rolls to Stop Voter Fraud

If you want to ensure that your vote counts and illegal voting is not happening in your county, please sign this petition sponsored by former San Diego City Councilman Carl DeMaio. This petition demands a full and independent audit of the voter rolls in California. “I’m proposing a simple way to provide assurance to California voters that no illegal voting is occurring,” said Carl DeMaio who is proposing the audit initiative. “If no illegal voting is happening, what do the politicians fear with conducting this kind of audit?” asks DeMaio. Read more


DeMaio Announces Initiative to Create California Reform Agenda

California is a deep blue state and many consider the California GOP all but dead.  Not so fast.  There are 5 issues that the California GOP should tackle in 2017 to make itself relevant again to voters in the Golden State. Carl DeMaio has devised an initial list of 5 possible outside-the-box issues for the GOP to champion in 2017 and beyond.  The list is an initial starting point.  YOU are invited to share your thoughts for any issue that may not be on the list.  Read more


DeMaio Calls for Reform at San Diego VA Hospital

According to an internal performance scorecard that was leaked to the media, San Diego’s Veterans Hospital in La Jolla only receives 3 stars on a five-star scale.  The scorecard release comes two years after shocking revelations of falsifying performance reports for wait times and just days after a veteran died with a wound infested with maggots because his bandages were not changed at a VA hospital in Oklahoma. Read more


Carl DeMaio Voter Guide - Endorsements for Measures and Candidates

Did you get the two big books in the mail yet containing hundreds of pages on the more than 60 ballot measures being voted on in this election? Over 500 pages! It is so frustrating! I'm sharing a resource to help make sense of it all. To make it simple and to point out some big problems hidden in some of the ballot measures, we are releasing my VOTER GUIDE today. Access the Voter Guide Here Read more