California Policy Analysis

Updated Interactive Tool on CalEITC

This online feature lets you see how working Californians benefit from the state's Earned Income Tax Credit.

Budget Center

First Look:

The Governor's Proposed State Budget

Read our initial analysis of the proposed 2018-19 spending plan.

Making Ends Meet 2017

Making Ends Meet: How Much Does It Cost to Support a Family in California?

This New Interactive Tool Lets You See Basic Family Budgets for Every County in Our State

County Criminal Justice Spending

How Much Do California’s Counties Spend on Incarceration and Responding to Crime?

Our New Interactive Tool and Fact Sheets Show County-by-County Criminal Justice Spending