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Bricks and Mortarboards: Capital Investment in Colleges December 14 2017 California needs to rethink its higher education capital finance strategy—a key component in maintaining access for all students and producing an educated workforce.
How California’s Water Bond Is Being Spent December 13 2017 Looking at how the 2014 water bond is being spent gives insights into how bonds are turned into projects on the ground.
Video: John Cox’s Priorities December 12 2017 Businessman John Cox, candidate for governor, says the most important issues facing the state are removing the influence of special interest money, making the state more affordable, and addressing state employee pension debt.
More than a Million California Children Rely on CHIP December 8 2017 Some 1.3 million Californians age 18 and under—about 13% of the state’s children—rely on the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for their health coverage.
Video: Preview of the Statewide Election December 7 2017 Setting the stage for a year of crucial decisions, the December PPIC Statewide Survey took a first look at the 2018 governor’s race. It was presented at a Sacramento briefing.
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