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A Water Tax?

May 13, 2019

What’s all this about a water tax?  “Gov. Gavin Newsom has made repairing hundreds of failing drinking-water systems in California a big priority since taking office, giving fresh momentum to an entrenched problem the state’s leaders have long struggled to resolve.  But his proposed solution — a $140 million yearly tax raised in part through fees on urban water districts — has raised eyebrows in a state where residents already feel overtaxed. … ”  Read more from the New York Times here:  What’s all this about a water tax?