Proposition 30

California money switches rouse voter suspicion

One reason Gov. Jerry Brown’s Proposition 30 tax increases passed so handily last fall was that many voters became convinced that if they didn’t say yes to the new levies, the sky would fall.

After-school program in session at schools again

After-school program in session at schools again

ENCINITAS — Niki Burger’s son, a fifth-grader at Flora Vista Elementary, is tutored Monday through Thursday for an hour once school is out. Since enrolling in the program more than a year ago, his grades have gone up, and he has a better handle on difficult math problems.

Prop 30 passing makes ‘a bad situation a little better’ for EUSD

Prop 30 passing makes ‘a bad situation a little better’ for EUSD

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Union School District will see some relief thanks to California voters approving Proposition 30.

Win for pet proposition proves Brown is unique

Jerry Brown’s signature was notably absent from the ballot arguments in favor of Proposition 30, the tax increase measure he pushed so hard in this fall’s election.