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TAPPED OUT: Gavin Newsom’s New Budget to ‘Tax Drinking Water’ Throughout California

posted by Hannity Staff - 1.14.19

Recently sworn-in Governor of California Gavin Newsom continued to promote his left-wing agenda throughout the Golden State this week; unveiling a new budget that would impose a region-wide “water tax” to help “disadvantaged communities.”

“In order to help disadvantaged communities obtain safe and affordable drinking water, California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing a new statewide water tax,” writes SF Gate.

“In the newly-released 2019-20 budget, Newsom calls for the creation of a ‘safe and affordable drinking water fund’ that would ‘enable the State Water Resources Control Board to assist communities, particularly disadvantaged communities, in paying for the short-term and long-term costs of obtaining access to safe and affordable drinking water,’” adds the article.

Read the full report here.