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McNerney urges governor to reconsider cuts to veterans programs

Original post made on Feb 14, 2011

Congressman Jerry McNerney (D-Pleasanton) has asked Governor Jerry Brown to reconsider proposed cuts he has made for programs that serve veterans.

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Posted by Earl Richards
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on Feb 14, 2011 at 3:15 pm

There is very little difference between Brown's budget proposals and previous budgets, because Brown's budget is master-minded by the oil industry. There is no provision for closing corporate and commercial tax loopholes, no oil extraction tax and no oil corporation, windfall-profits tax. Californians pay the highest price for gasoline in the nation. Brown's budget is the same, because again, it picks on the most vulnerable. Jerry appears to be working for Big Oil and not for the Californians who voted for him.


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