WATCH: Prop 53 is dangerous

No on Prop 53 has launched their first TV ads today, featuring firefighters throughout the state. More than 250 public safety, local government, family farmers, business, labor and environmental leaders have joined in opposition against Prop 53, including the Bay Planning Coalition. Prop 53 allows residents in faraway regions — like San Diego or LA […]

Clean Water & Jobs for CA Opposes Proposition 53

September 20, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Steven Maviglio, 916-607-8340 CLEAN WATER & JOBS FOR CALIFORNIA OPPOSES PROP 53 Group Says It Could Imperil Water Projects Across State   SACRAMENTO – Saying it could threaten a wide range of water projects throughout the state, Clean Water & Jobs for California today announced its opposition to […]

53 Days Left to Defeat Prop 53

Help us stop the attack on local control. The clock is ticking. With just 53 days until Election Day, we need your help to defeat Prop 53, one multimillionaire’s attack on local control. Prop 53 is opposed by a broad, bipartisan coalition of more than 230 organizations because it requires a statewide vote even for […]

State’s Largest Paper Joins Others in Saying No to Proposition 53

September 15, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steven Maviglio, 916-607-8340 LOS ANGELES TIMES EDITORIAL: VOTE NO ON PROP 53 State’s Largest Paper Warns “The Potential Damage to Local Control is Real” LOS ANGELES — Noting “the potential damage to local control is real,” the Los Angeles Times today urged its readers to vote No on Proposition […]

San Diego Union-Tribune Urges Readers to Vote No on Prop 53

September 14, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steven Maviglio, 916-607-8340 SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE: PROP 53 IS A “CUMBERSOME MESS” Editorial Notes Attack on Local Control, Failure to Exempt Emergencies SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Union-Tribune today urged its readers to vote NO on Proposition 53, calling it “poorly written” and a “cumbersome mess” that […]

Steps You Can Take to Protect Local Control

More than 200 of California’s most respected state and local organizations representing public safety leaders, local governments, business, labor, civil rights groups, environmentalists, farmers and taxpayers have all come out in strong opposition to Prop 53. That’s because the measure will erode local control and hurt the development of vital infrastructure our communities need. We need […]