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“O give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;
His steadfast love endures forever.” –Psalms 118:1
(Cal WatchDog) According to a new PPIC Statewide Survey a record high 60% in California say that one pays more than they feel they should in state and local taxes–just two years ago, 46% held that view.
Today 6 of 10 in California, also have the perception that California ranks above average or near the top in state and local income tax burden per capita.
On the 08 April, I wrote here that ‘California Tax Freedom Day’ is 6 days later (30 April) than it was in 2013 and 10 days later than it was in 2012
(FOX News) A recent survey of 148 insurance brokers shows that health insurance premiums are seeing their sharpest price increase perhaps ever and are largely due to changes mandated by ObamaCare.
For the individual insurance market seeing the sharpest increases in prices:
For the small group market seeing the sharpest increases in prices:
Flashback: Gone are the days when Obama claimed that health insurance premiums for a family would be $2,500 lower by the end of his first term, they were already actually about $3,000 higher according to The Wall Street Journal in January, 2013 a spread of $5,500 per family.
Another Obama broken promise.
More here from American Enterprise Institute
(CBS Los Angeles) The average price for a gallon of self-serve regular gas has spiked to their highest levels since last Summer. On Thursday, according to Santa Clarita Valley Signal regular unleaded gas prices average $4.07 to $4.29 a gallon.
Flashback: Remember when then candidate for president Senator Barack Obama said that rising gasoline prices were a crisis and the result of George W Bush’s failed energy policies, or when Rep Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) blasted George Bush for high gas prices and when Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) echoing Pelosi’s comments said that gasoline prices were “the number one issue facing America today.”
Where is the outrage from Democrats today during Obama’s Watch???
(FOX News Los Angeles) LAPD Motorcycle Officer Christopher Cortijo, struck by an SUV, allegedly driven by an impaired driver on Saturday passed away on Wednesday from his injuries.
Officer Cortijo was a 26 yr police veteran and just days before the accident he was named “Valley Motor Officer of the Quarter” a commendation given for all-around performance in the field, Cortijo also twice was named LAPD Officer of the Year–Cortijo served in the U.S. Marine Corps before joining the Los Angeles Police Department.
LAPD Capt Maureen Ryan Tweeted “Thank you for all your hard work and dedication tou will be greatly missed RIP Brother. Our thoughts & prayers remain with your family.”
More here from the L.A. Times
(Market Watch) Covered California allegedly enrolled a combined total of 3 Million consumers of these:
ObamaCare we were told was designed to insure the uninsured and not just reinsure the 6.2 Million+ Americans who previously had health insurance but whose policies were canceled because they didn’t meet the federal govt mandates for insurance coverage.
Covered California allegedly 3 Million enrollments are actually quite dismal when put into perspective.