howard jarvis

Reader Input: Proposition 13 is a blessing

The recent campaign by anti-Proposition 13 groups concerns me. I was living and working in the Bay Area where I grew up just prior to the passage of Proposition 13. I saw seniors ...

Final edition: Taxpayer group signs off with last Tax Talk

Dan Sokol, vice president of the League of Placer County Taxpayers, holds up copies of the last edition of the government spending watchdog group’s Tax Talk newspaper. The 2,000- ...

Placer County taxpayer watchdog group set to fold after 39 years

After 39 years, the League of Placer County Taxpayers watchdog group is poised to end its ongoing battle against government waste and overspending. The non-profit organization’s ...