Voters Favor New Water Bond. What Are They Missing? Mark Baldassare, Ellen Hanak August 13 2018 The PPIC Statewide Survey finds strong support for an upcoming state water bond among California likely voters. But bonds have some significant shortcomings in addressing key water needs.
Video: Preview of the California Primary Susan Gluss March 26 2018 Gavin Newsom surges ahead as likely voters' top choice for governor. Voters' main issue is immigration, followed by gun control and school safety.
In Memoriam: Dave Cogdill Mark Baldassare, Ellen Hanak July 26 2017 A tribute to Dave Cogdill--a valued friend and trusted advisor to PPIC and a respected member of the PPIC Water Policy Center’s advisory council.
Drought Watch: Getting More Pop per Drop David Lesher February 13 2015 PPIC senior fellow Ellen Hanak testified to the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee about the recent history of the state’s water finance.
Testimony: Addressing California’s Growing Flood Risk Ellen Hanak January 14 2015 As a reminder that California is never more than one big storm away from flood problems—even when reeling from drought—the topic of an Assembly committee hearing yesterday was flood management.