Press Releases

October 10, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Dan Walters: Election will test California voters’ attitude on new bonded debt

“Requiring bond promoters to justify their big plans to voters…isn’t such a bad idea.”

SACRAMENTO, CA – Yesterday, Dan Walters, columnist for the Sacramento Bee, wrote about California’s growing bond debt and Proposition 53.  Walters stated that “requiring bond promoters …

October 9, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Jon Fleischman, Politics Editor at Breitbart California & Publisher of FlashReport, Endorses Proposition 53

SACRAMENTO, CA – Yesterday, Jon Fleischman, politics editor at Breitbart California and publisher and founder of FlashReport, announced his support of Proposition 53 to bring transparency to California’s megaprojects and stop blank checks. The initiative, by proponent Dean Cortopassi, would …

October 6, 2016

No on Prop. 53 Commercials Spread BIG LIES about the “Big One” 

Ads Include Debunked Myths About Measure’s Impact on Emergency Response

SACRAMENTO, CA – Last week, the No on Proposition 53 campaign, consisting of special interests and Sacramento insiders, began airing television ads aimed at defeating the measure that would give …

October 4, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Susan Shelley, Southern California News Group Columnist, Endorses Proposition 53

SACRAMENTO, CA – Last week, Susan Shelley, Southern California News Group editorial board member and columnist, announced her support of Proposition 53 to give voters a voice on state megaprojects before they are forced to pay increased rates and fees. …

October 3, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Ron Pasquinelli: Yes on Prop. 53, to give voters a voice

SACRAMENTO, CA – This weekend, the Monterey Herald and the Santa Cruz Sentinel, published an opinion piece from Ron Pasquinelli, President of the Monterey Peninsula Taxpayers Association, advocating for voters to support Proposition 53 on November 8th. The Monterey Peninsula …

September 29, 2016

Statement From Jon Coupal on Governor’s Veto of AB 2847 & Why California Needs Prop. 53

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Yes on Proposition 53 campaign released a statement on Governor Brown’s veto of AB 2847. The bill, which had rare bipartisan support, would have required the High Speed Rail Authority to provide a detailed scope, …