Asking the Right Questions About Emerging Tax Proposals in California
This Budget Center blog post highlights several principles of good tax policy with which to consider new proposals. We also discuss how smart choices about tax policy as well as public investment can help create a thriving state economy that works for all Californians.
California’s Labor Market Has Not Yet Fully Healed From the Great Recession
The “ZPOP” ratio highlights how much progress has been made but also underscores the challenges that remain.
New Poverty Figures Underscore That California Should Do More to Ensure the State's Economy Works for Everyone
In 2014, more than 6 million Californians were living below the federal poverty line.