LA County business and labor groups seem to agree on this one November ballot measure – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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LA County business and labor groups seem to agree on this one November ballot measure – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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By Steve Scauzillo

September 6, 2016

[Excerpt]:

Business and labor — intrinsically on opposite sides — have come together in a big way to support a November ballot measure that would raise sales tax in Los Angeles County by one-half cent and stream about $860 million annually for highway, rail, bus and road maintenance projects for the next 40 years.

Meanwhile, a loose-knit coalition in opposit