Posts Tagged ‘Proposition 53’

The votes are in – most of them, anyway – and Californians have delivered some big, if indirect, victories for high speed rail. Let’s review: • Prop 53 goes down to defeat. Prop 53 fell behind on election night, but it took two weeks of counting until defeat became official. The numbers as of November […]

Nov 25th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

Governor Jerry Brown is one of the most popular governors in recent memory. But he doesn’t lend that prestige often. When he does, it can have a significant impact on voter choices. That’s why this new ad from Gov. Brown against Proposition 53 is so important – and the ad itself is a devastating attack […]

Oct 28th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

Opponents of the high speed rail project were able to get Proposition 53 onto the ballot, and now they’re hoping a favorable ballot title can carry them to victory. As a result, Gov. Jerry Brown and his allies are spending big to help kill this odious measure: With less than three weeks until Election Day, […]

Oct 18th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized