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Brown’s tax initiative committee raises $7.82 million
Capitol Weekly

Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax initiative campaign committee has raised more than $7.82 million through the final week of July, with donations coming from a broad array of business, labor, health, and communications interests.

Financial disclosure documents on file with the state showed the largest contributions were a $500,000 donation from the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and another $500,000 from the California Association of Hospitals and Health Systems. The most recent donations included $250,000 from the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters. The report covers December 2011 through the current month. The report can be viewed here.