Gov. Newsom calls oil companies greedy, calls for direct tax on oil companies windfall profits

Oct 9, 2022

Gov. Newsom calls oil companies greedy, calls for direct tax on oil companies windfall profits Sat, October 8, 2022 at 11:51 PM As Californians face near-record prices at the pump, California Governor Gavin Newsom said he's calling for a special session to address the "greed of oil companies." Republicans are opposed to the tax and say Newsom shouldn't have supported California's latest gas tax.