And note that 2 of the 3 new taxes affect everyday, average citizens.

The California Democrats in Sacramento think regular working people have all this money that they are just sitting on that they can fork over to the state?

How about cutting spending instead?

California Democrats unveil tax-increase package
Mon, May 24 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, May 24 (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers in California unveiled a plan on Monday for nearly $5 billion of tax and fee increases to help fill the state government's $19.1 billion budget gap.

The plan by state Senate Democrats would raise $4.9 billion by raising California's vehicle registration fee, suspending corporate tax breaks scheduled to begin next year and boosting the state's tax on alcoholic beverages.