Words of caution are probably necessary concerning the Democrats' two-thirds majority in the Legislature, but it should be pointed out that the intentions of the voters of California have been thwarted for many years because of the undemocratic tyranny of the legislative minority in both houses.
There have been many proposals to fix our budget deficits. Our problems would not be occurring, and Proposition 30 would not have been needed, if there had been an orderly process for the expression of the will of the voters.
The Democrats have achieved their supermajority in Sacramento, and now they are getting comfortable with the driver's seat. They should be careful before they get into gear and clutch more of our tax dollars.