President Trump this morning officially released his full budget proposal for federal fiscal year 2018, which starts on October 1, 2017. In the coming days and weeks, the California Budget & Policy Center team will dig further into the details, but even from an initial look it’s very clear that the President’s proposed budget threatens […]
This report shows access to early care and education (ECE) by race and ethnicity in California and offers policy recommendations for improving access to care and helping address existing disparities.
Does California need significant new investments in its transportation infrastructure? Given our state’s deteriorating highways, roads, bridges, and other transportation infrastructure, not to mention billions of dollars in deferred maintenance, the answer should clearly be “yes.” Governor Brown and state legislative leaders agree. They recently enacted Senate Bill 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act […]
Our vision is of a California where everyone has the opportunity to participate fully in the state’s economic, social, and political life. This will require our state to make smart policy choices and the right kinds of public investments. In working to accomplish this, our team is backed by a diverse and accomplished board of […]
This “first look” analysis examines Governor Brown’s revised state budget proposal for 2017-18, the state fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2017.