Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The list of respected organizations opposed to AB 1250 might consume an entire page of this newspaper. Thus we will highlight just a few in hope of illustrating the depth and breadth of people speaking truth to the Democrats’ almost unbridled power to ram through unholy special-interest legislation.

California is a place where Democratic Party lawmakers friendly to unions often turn into contortionists to ram through bills that hamstring local government and leave taxpayers footing higher bills or receiving reduced services.

Well, the contortionists are stretching their limbs even farther these days on behalf of the bucket of horse slop that is Assembly Bill 1250, which cleared the Assembly June 1 (with backing from Joaquin Arambula of Fresno) and on July 12 passed the Senate Governance and Finance Committee.