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Yisroel Pensack: Proposition 13’s Devastating Impact on Housing Affordability in California

A 21st-century follower of 19th-century political economist Henry George, whose classic “Progress and Poverty” was written in San Francisco and published there in 1879, has analyzed the effect of California’s property-tax-cutting Proposition 13 and found that that 1978 measure has … Continue reading

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Yisroel Pensack: Would-Be Tax Reform Attorney Frank D. Walker’s Reality Check

From: Frank Walker Date: April 14, 2010 …Prosper California is the tax-exempt political organization I founded to advance the LVT [land value tax] initiative I drafted. Although one person can draft an initiative to revamp California’s system of raising public … Continue reading

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