The Budget Center provide an initial analysis of Governor Jerry Brown’s May Revision to his proposed 2015-16 state budget.
This Budget Center chartbook provides an initial overview of Governor Jerry Brown’s May Revision to his proposed 2015-16 state budget.
Ensuring the health and well-being of children is fundamental to supporting families and strengthening communities across California. Public investment and related public policies can play a central role in keeping children and their families healthy. This is especially important for children living in poverty, who are more likely than other children to face short- and long-term health challenges. Children’s […]
This Budget Center chartbook examines poverty in California and discusses how state policymakers could invest in an variety of strategies for reducing economic hardship and strengthening the state’s economy.
This Budget Center report examines California’s system of state and local taxes, highlighting that low-income families contribute a larger share of their incomes in taxes than do other families, including the wealthiest.