Is Pension Reform Dead?

Sacramento is currently consumed with taxes.  There are between four and seven separate tax proposals being kicked around in the state capitol these days.  The three primary proposals are Governor Jerry Brown’s sales and income tax increase, the Molly Munger/PTA proposal and the California Federation of Teachers’ “millionaire’s tax.”  All three are heading for the November ballot where many project voter confusion and irritation will doom them all.  (more…)

Gabe Gonzalez Honored Flournoy Recipient

Congratulations to Rohnert Park City Manager Gabe Gonzalez, recipient of the Spencer Flournoy Good Government Award. Mr. Gonzalez was recognized for his accomplishments returning Rohnert Park from the brink of bankruptcy to financial solvency at the Associations’ annual meeting on February 16. Congratulations and good job.