Executive Director Chris Hoene delivered a talk for the Los Angeles Trust for Children’s Health board retreat. His presentation, Implications of Federal Budget and Policy Proposals for California, examined federal proposals that pose the biggest threats to children and noted key issues and federal budget strategies to watch out for in the near future.
The California Assembly Blue Ribbon Commission on Early Childhood Education held an event to discuss early brain development. Budget Center Policy Analyst Kristin Schumacher presented: “2017-18 California Budget Update.”
Click below to view entire event (Kristin’s remarks begin at 27:45).
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For the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers’ annual conference, Executive Director Chris Hoene delivered a joint presentation with Erica Williams of the Center on Budget & Policy Priorities. The presentation, Perspectives on Key Federal and State Policy Issues, examined how proposed cuts in President Trump’s budget plan would impact low- and middle-income households. » Read more about: Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers’ Annual Conference »
At the National Convening of the Young Elected Officials Network, Senior Policy Analyst Sara Kimberlin delivered a presentation on principles of progressive budgeting, including strategies for responding to expected federal spending cuts. » Read more about: National Convening of the Young Elected Officials Network »
For a webinar hosted by Funding the Next Generation, Executive Director Chris Hoene delivered the presentation, Dollars and Democracy: A Guide to the County Budget Process, which highlighted the key steps and players in creating county-level spending plans as well as the opportunities for public engagement during the process. » Read more about: Funding the Next Generation Webinar »
Budget Center Senior Policy Analyst Alissa Anderson presented on how federal policy changes could impact California’s older adults for the Legislative Study Session of Delta Kappa Gamma International Society for Key Women Educators.
Budget Center Senior Policy Analyst Jonathan Kaplan presented on the state budget process to a class at California State University, Northridge. » Read more about: Public Policy Class at California State University, Northridge »
Join the Northern California Grantmakers for a program to discuss what’s to come as President Trump’s budget proposal is finalized and how we can prepare. An expert panel will include Executive Director Chris Hoene. » Read more about: Brace for Impact: What Possible Federal Budget Cuts Mean for the Bay Area »
The League of Women Voters of California hosted their annual convention in Sacramento. Executive Director Chris Hoene delivered a plenary on the implications of federal policy changes for California’s budget and issues of inequality. » Read more about: League of Women Voters of California Convention 2017 »
As part of our Policy Perspectives Speakers Series, the Budget Center held a webinar briefing on the revised state budget. This webinar highlighted key components of the Governor’s May Revision and discussed how it sets up the final six weeks of this year’s budget deliberations.