Podcast: Cuts to the Safety Net

California made big cuts to safety-net programs even as the demand for services rose with the recession. In a new podcast, CBP Senior Policy Analyst Scott Graves talks about the cuts that were made in the February and July budget agreements and why they may be difficult to restore soon.

Want to know more about this topic? Check out the CBP’s analysis, An Overview of Recent Cuts to California’s Safety Net.

— Lisa Gardiner