Gov. Jerry Brown gestures as tax reformer and Howard Jarvis and reporters look on during a news conference in Los Angeles in 1978 after voters approved Proposition 13, the tax revolt initiative that inspired a nationwide movement.
Gov. Jerry Brown gestures as tax reformer and Howard Jarvis and reporters look on during a news conference in Los Angeles in 1978 after voters approved Proposition 13, the tax revolt initiative that inspired a nationwide movement. AP file
Gov. Jerry Brown gestures as tax reformer and Howard Jarvis and reporters look on during a news conference in Los Angeles in 1978 after voters approved Proposition 13, the tax revolt initiative that inspired a nationwide movement. AP file