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Tonight’s city council meeting agenda

To read or download tonight’s detailed council meeting agenda from the City’s website, please click here. The public participation portion of the meeting begins at 6:30 with presentations and awards. Actual city business normally doesn’t start until 7:00 or 7:30 . … Continue reading

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FACT joins coalition to oppose AB 290

The Fullerton Association of Concerned Taxpayers (FACT) has joined the Dialysis is Life Support coalition, an alliance of taxpayer groups, business groups, physicians, patients, dialysis providers and community groups opposed to AB 290 (Jim Wood, D-Healdsburg). AB 290 sets government … Continue reading

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A new water tax? California has a $21 billion surplus, use that instead

By Jon Coupal and Phillip Chen | California has a record $21.5 billion surplus. That’s the good news. The bad news is that we have all that money because you are being overtaxed. Earlier this month, Gov. Gavin Newsom released … Continue reading

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Fullerton City Hall is closed today for another three-day weekend

City Hall Closure Dates and Observed Holidays 2019 January –1*, 11, 25 February – 8, 18*, 22 March – 8, 22 April – 5, 19 May – 3, 17, 27*, 31 June – 14, 28 July – 4*, 12, 26 August … Continue reading

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LAUSD’s many taxing troubles

By Jon Coupal | In a situation being watched throughout California, the Los Angeles Unified School District is aggressively pushing a heavy parcel tax on all property owners within its jurisdiction. For taxpayers, this raises a fundamental question: Why does … Continue reading

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Watch last night’s city council meeting

To watch the nearly five-hour video (4:42), click here. Preceding the actual council meeting is a study session on the future of the Hunt Branch Library.

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Tonight’s city council meeting agenda

To read or download tonight’s detailed council meeting agenda from the City’s website, please click here. The public participation portion of the meeting begins at 6:30 with presentations and awards. Actual city business normally doesn’t start until 7:00 or 7:30 . … Continue reading

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Senate Constitutional Amendment 5 needs to be defeated

By Jon Coupal| Senate Constitutional Amendment 5 (SCA 5), is set for legislative hearing this Tuesday. It deserves a quick defeat. Advanced by Sen. Ben Allen, D-Los Angeles, and Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, SCA 5 would lower the current … Continue reading

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Fullerton City Hall is closed today for another three-day weekend

City Hall Closure Dates and Observed Holidays 2019 January –1*, 11, 25 February – 8, 18*, 22 March – 8, 22 April – 5, 19 May – 3, 17, 27*,31 June – 14, 28 July – 4*, 12, 26 August – … Continue reading

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Let’s give the FPPC the power to fight illegal spending

By Jon Coupal and Cristina Garcia | In recent years, taxpayers throughout California have registered numerous complaints about government entities using taxpayer dollars for political advocacy, a practice that is illegal under both state and federal law. Because progress in … Continue reading

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