Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, left, congratulates state Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, after Beall’s transportation measure was approved by the Senate on April 6. The bill, SB 1, would increase California’s gas and vehicle taxes by $5 billion a year to pay for major road repairs.
Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, left, congratulates state Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, after Beall’s transportation measure was approved by the Senate on April 6. The bill, SB 1, would increase California’s gas and vehicle taxes by $5 billion a year to pay for major road repairs. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, left, congratulates state Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, after Beall’s transportation measure was approved by the Senate on April 6. The bill, SB 1, would increase California’s gas and vehicle taxes by $5 billion a year to pay for major road repairs. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press

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