"It's very pricey and taxing to our community - it's like you're a prisoner to the situation: you pay your bills, but you don't get your water... It's awful."
Gov. Brown is calling for "significant increases" for education, health care, environment, and infrastructure spending in the $123 billion 2016-17 general fund.
In their latest show of contempt for the people of our nation, right wing Republicans have passed a bill to kill the Affordable Care Act.
Here we go again. The Republican congressional majority used its hatred of Obama to once again set up votes to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Ultra-right Christians have been practicing terrorism against providers and consumers of women's health services for years, injuring and even killing patients and medical personnel.
Not even the domestic terrorist attack on the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado has slowed down the momentum to defund the organization.
"Instead of looking for lessons to prevent this from happening in the future, they're doubling down on their effort to block women from getting preventive health care at Planned Parenthood."
Truman said, "The health of American children, like their education, should be recognized as a definite public responsibility."
The Affordable Care Act - Obamacare to some - is a perennial target of Republicans.
A woman's rights to birth control and proper health coverage from her place of employment are once again coming under fire.