California Update for Monday, July 9, 2018

Jul 9, 2018

A sign in Riverside County is one of many criticized by those seeking to repeal the gas tax. Critics say the signs use taxpayer dollars to promote the tax.
Credit Reform Califronia

• Construction signs around the state have caused a backlash as the debate over repealing the gas tax increase heats up.

 

Credit Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

• California is nearly done counting votes from the primary election a month ago, and it’s now possible to accurately estimate the number of ballots cast.

Today's reporting by Ben Bradford and Sally Schilling.