millionaire's tax http://kalw.org en Today On Your Call: How would California Governor Brown's tax initiative affect the state's budget? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-would-california-governor-browns-tax-initiative-affect-states-budget <p>On today&rsquo;s Your Call, we&#39;ll have a conversation about the compromise measure that would increase the state sales tax and income taxes on California&rsquo;s highest earners. Governor Brown and his allies must collect more than 800,000 signatures by mid-May to qualify for the November ballot. Who will benefit if this tax initiative passes and who will be left behind? Do you support it? It&#39;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 1.2em"><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 14:43:11 +0000 Malihe Razazan 8885 at http://kalw.org Today On Your Call: How would California Governor Brown's tax initiative affect the state's budget? Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Wednesday, March 28, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-afternoon-edition-wednesday-march-28-2012 <p>What&#39;s in a name? After a controversy over competing tax initiatives on the November ballot, Governor Jerry Brown has <a href="http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/03/california-gov-jerry-brown-callin-his-plan-a-millionaires-taxg.html">renamed his tax plan</a> after one of the competing plans. The Governor&rsquo;s tax is now called the &ldquo;Millionaires&rsquo; Tax,&rdquo; the name of the now-defunct plan proposed by the California Federation of teachers. But it begins taxing individual income at $250,000...</p> Wed, 28 Mar 2012 20:21:06 +0000 Mary Rees 8254 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: Afternoon edition for Wednesday, March 28, 2012