Video: Assessing California’s Redistricting Commission Mary Severance March 21 2018 In a radical departure, California empowered an independent commission to create new electoral maps. A new PPIC report assesses the maps' fairness and competitiveness to both major political parties.
Testimony: Transfer Is Key to Closing the Workforce Skills Gap Hans Johnson March 20 2018 California faces a shortage of 1.1 million highly educated workers. Making transferring from community college more efficient will help.
California Makes Progress on Water Accounting Henry McCann March 15 2018 The state is modernizing its water accounting system—a big step toward improving decision making.
The Rising Cost of College: Student Fees Courtney Lee, Jacob Jackson March 14 2018 Rising student fees increase the cost of attending college in California, even as the state's major public universities have agreed to freeze tuition.