Tax Vote

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Senate Struggles To Find Compromise On Tax Hikes

After a failed tax vote a day earlier, the state Senate was meeting to figure out how Democrats and Republicans could compromise on closing California’s remaining $9.6 billion budget deficit.


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Education Advocates Press Lawmakers For Tax Vote

A coalition of teachers, parents and public school employees is lobbying state lawmakers to approve Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget plan and let voters decide whether recent tax increases should be extended.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2011