For EveryChild California’s Early Learning and Care Advocacy: A Day at the Capitol, Budget Center Senior Policy Analyst Kristin Schumacher presented on early learning programs in the May Revision of the 2019-20 state budget.
Director of Research Scott Graves presented on the local budget process and opportunities for engagement at the Women’s Foundation of California’s Philanthropy and Public Policy Institute and Women’s Policy Institute.
Director of Research Scott Graves and Senior Policy Analyst Alissa Anderson presented on the state process and opportunities for engagement at the Women’s Foundation of California’s Philanthropy and Public Policy Institute and Women’s Policy Institute.
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.
This Data Hit shows that because state policymakers have cut the SSP portion of SSI/SSP grants and withheld cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs), these grants have lost significant purchasing power over the last several decades. Boosting SSI/SSP grants would help low-income Californians to better make ends meet.