Growing a skilled workforce, helping families thrive, building healthy communities, ensuring economic security, making housing more affordable, creating safe and just communities, educating children and youth. These are the issues that matter most for Californians. To change and improve the economic and social well-being for Californians, the Budget Center team grounds our work in improving the lives of Californians through the advancement of public policies.

 

Our work falls into the following primary issue and policy areas: