Assemblyman Torrico (Photo by Sacramento Bee)
The 3 p.m. rally in the Sac State Library Quad is part of a week of activities sponsored by the California Faculty Association to draw attention to the ongoing plight of all 23 campuses in the CSU because of draconian state budget cuts.
AB 656 proposes to tax oil companies, based on oil they extract from the ground in the state (and off the coast).
California currently does not have a well-head tax as proposed.
Text of the amended bill: