The Sacramento Bee’s Dan Walters comments on the connection between CAL FIRE’s secret fund and the Fire Fee in a report called “Dan Walters Daily: Hidden money and false poverty”
“I’d like to know why I need to pay this when I am actually in a situation that is better protected than many of the people that are not paying this tax.”
- Michael from Grass Valley
“The governor should set a tone for responsible government and not be an enabler of deceptive and possibly illegal practices.”
- Orange County Register Editorial
“Here’s another aspect that we didn’t even consider. Besides having to pay the fee, now our insurance rates are going to go up or you can’t get insurance.”
- Julie from Calaveras County
Senator George Runner (Ret.), Member of the State Board of Equalization.