a2f0efcaOpponents of Proposition 15 say the measure will lead to a “massive property tax increase” on solar in California. PolitiFact California found that tax and solar experts disagree, and rated the claim False.

Story by Chris Nichols.

(Photo: Gen Nashimoto, of Luminalt, installs solar panels in Hayward, Calif., in April 2020- AP Photo/Ben Margot)

 

 

Dialysis proposition could require clinics to make staffing and reporting changes. Supporters say the new requirements will improve patient safety, opponents say it's a ploy from unions trying to get the upper hand.

Story by Sammy Caiola.

 

 

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