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In each episode of Upvote California, we pick a ballot proposition in California and review it with experts. Our goal is to provide a convenient and non-partisan way for people to learn about the issues and make decisions.

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In each episode of Upvote California, we pick a ballot proposition in California and review it with experts. Our goal is to provide a convenient and non-partisan way for people to learn about the issues and make decisions.

    Prop 22 (2020): Should gig workers be independent contractors?

    Prop 22 (2020): Should gig workers be independent contractors?

    The post Prop 22 (2020): Should gig workers be independent contractors? appeared first on Upvote California.

    • 22 min
    Prop 15 (2020): Commercial Property Tax Adjustment to Fund for Schools and Local Gov

    Prop 15 (2020): Commercial Property Tax Adjustment to Fund for Schools and Local Gov

    The post Prop 15 (2020): Commercial Property Tax Adjustment to Fund for Schools and Local Gov appeared first on Upvote California.

    • 22 min
    2020 Prop 13: School and College Facilities Bond

    2020 Prop 13: School and College Facilities Bond

    In our first podcast of the 2020 elections, we focus on Proposition 13, the School and College Facilities Bond, which would authorize $15B in bonds for school facility improvement. We are joined by Celia Jaffe, President of the California State PTA, to talk about reasons to support Prop 13, and by Larry Sand, to talk

    • 27 min
    2018 Prop 10: Local Rent Control Initiative

    2018 Prop 10: Local Rent Control Initiative

    In our first podcast of the 2018 elections, we focus on Proposition 10, the Local Rent Control Initiative, that would change state laws to allow cities to have more strict rent control laws. We are joined by Christina Livingston, one of the authors of Prop 10, to talk about reasons to support the proposition, and

    • 25 min
    2016 Prop 56: Tobacco Tax Increase

    2016 Prop 56: Tobacco Tax Increase

    Hear both sides on Prop 56, the Tobacco Tax Increase, which would add a $2 per pack tax on tobacco products to pay for tobacco related health and prevention programs. We are joined by Scott Lyons and Rebecca Benassini to discuss the issues.

    • 32 min
    2016 Prop 54: Public Display of Legislative Bills

    2016 Prop 54: Public Display of Legislative Bills

    Hear both sides on Prop 54, the Public Display of Legislative Bills Initiative, which requires legislative bills to be publicly posted 72 hours before a vote. We are fortunate to have guests Pete Peterson, the Dean of the Pepperdine School of Public Policy, and Steven Maviglio, the chairman of Californians for an Effective Legislature, to

    • 28 min

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Would love a similar program for AZ propositions

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