Failure to Extend Legal Protection for California’s “Dreamers” Could Have Serious Economic and Fiscal Consequences
This analysis looks at the importance of “Dreamers” to California’s communities and economy and discusses how failure to extend DACA protections would harm our state and our nation.
Final GOP Tax Plan Is a Big Gift to the Wealthy, but Would Harm Most Households and Our Economy
This analysis highlights key provisions of the final GOP tax bill and discusses its implications for California and the nation — in particular, why it is bad for middle- and low-income families and how it would threaten economic growth.
Modest Gains for California's Low and Midwage Workers
With a new minimum wage increase having taken effect on January 1, this Data Hit discusses the role that prior minimum wage increases have played in boosting the earnings of low-wage workers in our state.