Reforming developmental, or remedial, education is essential to improving students’ success in community colleges. The good news is that there is major support for reform.
One in five Californians are vulnerable to flooding, and many are underinsured. A look at a changing flood insurance landscape.
With the nation focused on a range of contentious issues, the September PPIC Statewide Survey provides a California perspective.
California has many sentence enhancements—such as Three Strikes—which increase the usual punishment for an offense. A bill on the governor’s desk would repeal one of them.
California’s forests have become overly dense and more prone to catastrophic wildfire. A panel of experts discussed how to improve forest health to make them more resilient.
News and analysis of California policy issues from PPIC