Michael Stevens

November 2, 2017

Sometimes taxes aren’t enough

The city of Victorville has Measure K on next Tuesday’s ballot. If passed, it will reportedly raise $8.5 million per year for public safety. As a […]
October 15, 2017

Measure K — the smarter tax

On Aug. 20, the Daily Press published a Valley Voices piece that I wrote entitled: “Do we need another tax — can we afford another tax?” […]
August 21, 2017

Do we need another tax? Can we afford it?

In the 1970s’ hit by the Temptations “Ball of Confusion,” there’s a refrain that says “politicians say more taxes will solve everything…” Let’s see how many […]
July 28, 2017

Stop crime — think like a criminal!

The operative word here is to “think” like a criminal, not act like one. It is no secret that the so-called criminal justice reforms in California […]