Double transportation taxes bring us to a fork in the road

Here’s a dirty little secret about the upcoming election: On Nov. 8, voters will be asked to approve a multitude of taxes and spending measures, including taxes on the rich, taxes on tobacco, taxes for parks, taxes for transportation and taxes for public education.
The Acorn is not averse to paying for the public good. Last week, the paper endorsed Measure AA, the half-cent sales tax to fund roads, highways and public transportation in Ventura County. The county currently has no help for traffi...

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