California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses various topics including the passing of Proposition 30 during a news conference, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 in
California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses various topics including the passing of Proposition 30 during a news conference, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 in Sacramento, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown is delivering on a campaign promise he made two years ago to fix California's perpetual budget deficits and raise taxes to do it only if voters agreed. Brown says voters put their trust in his plan during Tuesday's election by approving Proposition 30. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Randy Pench)