For the Budget Center’s annual budget preview, “The State Budget Process and Key Issues to Watch for in 2018,” Director of Research Scott Graves provided an overview of the state budget process and highlighted opportunities for public engagement.
For the first meeting of the California Department of Social Services’ Lifting Children and Families Out of Poverty Task Force, Senior Policy Analyst Sara Kimberlin presented “Child Poverty and Deep Poverty in California: Data and Trends.”
For the ECE (early childhood education) Coalition’s fall meeting, Senior Policy Analyst Kristin Schumacher presented on child care funding in California and the importance of affordable child care and preschool for helping families make ends meet.
For the 2017 CalWORKs Training Academy, Senior Policy Analyst Alissa Anderson delivered this presentation on the workshop panel, “State and Federal Earned Income Tax Credits (EITCs).”
For Southern California Grantmakers’ webinar, “Federal Tax and the Budget Debate: Where Things Stand and Why It Matters to our Sector,” Executive Director Chris Hoene discussed the status of the federal budget and the implications for California’s budget.