First Look: Governor’s Revised Budget Emphasizes Bold Proposals and Fiscal Resilience, Leaves Room for Other Investments
This “First Look” analysis examines Governor Newsom’s revised state budget proposal for 2019-20, the state fiscal year beginning on July 1, 2019, and highlights the ways it could impact low- and middle-income Californians.
Unless Policymakers Act, Children of Immigrants Won’t Benefit From Proposed CalEITC Expansion
This blog post highlights the benefits of the California EITC and points out that hundreds of thousands of children of immigrants could be excluded from the expansion proposed by Governor Newsom if the credit is not extended to those who file taxes with an ITIN.
California’s Housing Affordability Crisis Hits Renters and Households With the Lowest Incomes the Hardest
This report shows that low-income households and renters are particularly affected by unaffordable housing, and highlights the fact that housing affordability is a problem in all regions of California and that many of those affected are people of color.