Video: A Conversation with Leon Panetta Mary Severance January 22 2020 The former defense secretary and CIA director talks with PPIC’s Mark Baldassare about the role of leadership in addressing the key policy challenges facing California and the nation.
The Democratic Presidential Primary: What Do Californians Care About? Mark Baldassare December 6 2019 With California's primary less than three months away, voters most want to hear from the candidates on health care, the environment, jobs and the economy, and immigration.
Proposition 187 and a Changing California Dean Bonner November 6 2019 Twenty-five years ago, California voters approved Prop. 187, which sought to deny most public benefits to undocumented immigrants. Today, most Californians support policies to protect them.
Skills-based Immigration and California’s Workforce Joseph Hayes June 17 2019 The immigration plan recently announced by the White House prioritizes immigrants with higher levels of education. What might this mean for California immigration overall and for the state’s workforce?
Californians’ Views of Immigration Policy—Now and Then Dean Bonner March 20 2019 When it comes to immigration policy, public opinion in California differs from that in the nation overall and also has shifted over time.