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state capitol buildingHow Often Do Governors Say No?

A new tally of the governors who vetoed the most bills and the fewest bills since 1967. Where does Governor Brown stand?
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Photo of Father and childCalifornia's Paid Family Leave Program

How Californians have used the state program since it started 10 years ago on July 1, 2004.
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light bulbThe Potential of Demand Response Programs

These energy-saving programs offer a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to use California's energy resources.
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SalmonPotential Impacts of GMO Salmon on Environment

Prepared at the request of the Joint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture, this background paper reviews GMO salmon.
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Committee testimony

 

 

senior men chattingCalifornia Residential Facilities for Adults

This table was prepared at the request of the Senate Human Services Committee for a Joint Oversight Hearing.
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web tax pie chartTracking California's Revenue and Tax Structure

This PowerPoint presentation offers an overview of the state's general revenue and tax history and how it has fluctuated over time.
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Special Report on Alzheimer's DiseaseUnderstanding Alzheimer's Disease

An in-depth review of an impending public health crisis that is expected to impact nearly 700,000 Californians by 2025.
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woman welderTo Train or Not to Train?

Should California use funds to help the unemployed and underemployed find jobs now or upgrade their job skills for the future?
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Foster BoyHow Many Prisoners Were Once in Foster Care?

A unique state survey reveals how many of the polled inmates were formerly in foster care.
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FaucetIs Our Drinking Water Clean and Safe?

A review of California's Drinking Water Program and how the state's water is monitored for safety.
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Window washerHow Are Workforce Investment Act Funds Being Spent?

Most Local Workforce Investment Boards report spending only a small share on job training.
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