Sac Bee story on Prop 13 being popular
09-23-2011 11:13 AM
Despite the widely held view that changes are needed to Prop 13 in California, the people that will likely vote favor it by a 2-1 margin.
"Those are things I have not proposed myself, being generally aware of what voters are thinking," the Democratic governor told The Bee on Thursday. "Government has a lot of explaining to do to the people, and unless we can demonstrate a higher level of effectiveness, it would be very hard to get the people to give us new taxes."