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Traffic Ticket Amnesty Generates Windfall for Some Counties

August 2, 2012 | 11:02 am

Traffic Ticket Amnesty Generates Windfall for Some Counties

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by Jennifer Gollan, The Bay Citizen Last year, the state made a deal with Californians who had overdue traffic tickets. They would only owe half the fines and fees if they paid off their debts between January and June of this year. In exchange, the state would share the money collected with local governments and […]

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UC Regents Agree to Freeze Tuition if Tax Measure Passes

July 18, 2012 | 10:28 am

UC Regents Agree to Freeze Tuition if Tax Measure Passes

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University of California leaders have agreed to hold tuition at 2011-12 levels if Gov. Brown’s tax initiative passes on the November ballot, KQED’s Ana Tintocalis reports. In addition to making the tuition commitment, a committee of the UC Board of Regents also formally endorsed the tax measure. Here’s background from Associated Press: Under the recently […]

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