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More than a dozen boxes containing petitions with more than 1.5 million signatures for Gov. Jerry Brown's tax hike initiative are seen outside the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Photo by: Rich Pedroncelli
More than a dozen boxes containing petitions with more than 1.5 million signatures for Gov. Jerry Brown's tax hike initiative are seen outside the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

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