California voters will have 11 propositions to weigh in on of the November 6, 2018 midterm elections. Propositions include everything from affordable housing funding, the price of gas, rent control to more? esoteric? issues such as should state lawmakers be given the opportunity to nix daylight saving time and how paramedics should spend their break time.
For a quick non-partisan overview of the propositions, see the presentation by Scott Miller, an attorney at Churchwell White LLP in Sacramento and Steve Frisch, President of Sierra Business Council (SBC) in Truckee.
Scott has extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts and at the trial and appellate level. He achieves favorable results for his clients through careful analysis of cases and issues presented. Steve manages SBC staff and programmatic development including innovative approaches and solutions to increase community vitality, environmental quality, economic prosperity, and social fairness in the Sierra Nevada.
Propositions covered include:
- Proposition 1 Affordable Housing Bond
- Proposition 2 Mental Health Money for Housing
- Proposition 3 An $8.9 Billion Water Bond
- Proposition 4 Children’s Hospital Bond
- Proposition 5 Portable Real Estate Tax Break
- Proposition 6 Gas Tax Repeal
- Proposition 7 Daylight Saving Time Forever
- Proposition 8 Dialysis Clinic Profit Pruning
- Proposition 10 Bringing Back Rent Control
- Proposition 11 Paramedic Break Time
- Proposition 12 Bigger Cages for Farm Animals
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