Press Releases

August 16, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: CityWatch LA: No Blank Checks for Jerry Brown’s Pet Projects

SACRAMENTO, CA – Yesterday, CityWatch LA published an opinion piece by Jack Humphreville, advocating for voters to support Proposition 53 on November 8th.  The initiative, by proponent Dean Cortopassi, would simply require a public vote for state megaprojects that use …

July 18, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Taxpayer Organizations Continue to Rally Behind Prop. 53

Leading Inland Empire taxpayer advocate says it’s time to hold politicians accountable and give voters a voice

SACRAMENTO, CA – This weekend, the Press-Enterprise published an opinion piece by Chris Mann, Founder of the Inland Empire Taxpayers Association, advocating for …

July 6, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: Over 20 State and Local Taxpayer Organizations Announce Support for Proposition 53

Groups Agree: “If taxpayers have to pay, we should have a say!”

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the campaign to support Proposition 53 welcomed endorsements from over 20 state and local taxpayer organizations.  Earlier this year, Proposition 53 received the endorsement …

June 30, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: San Jose Mercury News: “Ballot measure threatens bullet train, Delta tunnels”

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the San Jose Mercury News published an article by reporter Paul Rogers on the Stop Blank Checks ballot initiative. The article compared the initiative to Proposition 13 and its successful grassroots campaign that gave voters a …

April 19, 2016

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: FlashReport: “Jon Coupal: Billions in New Bonds Should Not Escape Voter Approval”

Apr. 19, 2016 / Press Release /Stop Blank Checks

SACRAMENTO, CA – Yesterday, FlashReport published an opinion piece by Jon Coupal, President of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, on why voters should support the Stop Blank Checks ballot initiative.  The …

April 12, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: The Stop Blank Checks Campaign Welcomes Endorsement of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association

Apr. 12, 2016 / Press Release /Stop Blank Checks

SACRAMENTO, CA – Today, the Stop Blank Checks campaign, with initiative proponent Dean Cortopassi, welcomed the support of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association.  The organization, which is responsible for billions in …