For the California Alternative Payment Program Association’s briefing on the Governor’s May Revision, Senior Policy Analyst Kristin Schumacher discussed major components of the revised state budget and how it invests in kids and families.
This “first look” analysis examines Governor Brown’s revised state budget proposal for 2018-19, the state fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2018.
With Governor Brown’s proposal to establish a home visiting initiative in CalWORKs, this Issue Brief explores the state of home visiting in California and shows how home visiting can improve children’s outcomes.
For the Jewish Family and Children’s Services’ Public Issues Committee, State Policy Fellow Esi Hutchful presented on causes and approaches to homelessness and child poverty with a focus on Marin and Sonoma counties.
This Data Hit shows that spending per state prisoner has outpaced spending per K-12 student in California and that ongoing overcrowding in prisons has resulted in higher costs per prisoner.