Posts Tagged ‘Unelected Bureaucrats’

Will History Repeat Itself? Moving and Removing People in California

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Will 200,000 California Residents BE MOVED? Bay Area, CA — We may think the 1940′s, with the relocation of 110,000 Japanese to internment camps, are long gone. We would like to think that Americans have learned from mistakes of the past.  Yet, could this issue possibly be rearing its ugly head again? Unfortunately, the answer [...]

Toolbox of Tyranny, Vehicle Miles Traveled: Control and Social Engineering to Save the Planet

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

This article was published in California Political News and Views http://capoliticalnews.com/2012/07/23/toolbox-of-tyranny-vehicle-mileage-tax-vmt-control-social-engineering-to-save-the-planet/ One Bay Area Plan (Plan Bay Area) is a 25 year plan that combines housing, transportation, and land use.  It is ostensibly designed to “save the planet” by reducing Green House Gasses (GHG), yet they waive the CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act) if a [...]

How MTC Sneaked Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax in to One Bay Area Plan

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

This article was published in Half Way to Concord:  http://www.halfwaytoconcord.com/mtc-sneaks-vehicle-miles-traveled-tax-one-bay-area-plan/ The Contra Costa Times editorial of July 18 “Car tax idea is out of the box: Put it back!” expressed shock and outrage about “… the creative audacity of Bay Area leaders proposing a per-mile tax on driving, maybe as early as next year, using [...]