One of the themes of my campaign has been unifying the Party around advocacy and action. When we focus on the issues and values that unite us, instead of re-hashing past elections, we find common ground and build relationships that make us stronger and more effective.
Next year, we have a chance to reverse one of the most catastrophic conservative policies in US history. Reforming Prop 13 and making our tax system more progressive is in everyone’s interests. Make no mistake, it won’t be easy, and we have to come together now to have a chance of winning.
Passed in 78, Proposition 13 limits increases on property taxes, not just for homeowners but also California’s biggest corporations. Current law allows them to game the system and avoid billions in taxes.