Point of View: How Is One of America’s Highest Gas Taxes Not Enough

California drivers pay more than double the national average for state gasoline taxes. After voters approved another six-cent increase in July, Governor Newsom signed an executive order in September that allows him to redirect some of these funds to programs addressing climate change instead of infrastructure repair. Do you think that was a bait and switch, or do you think he did the right thing?

Gas prices still dropping across Southland

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped on Sunday for the 26th consecutive day, falling 1.1 cents to $3.84, its lowest amount since Sept. 25.