For Many Californians, Poverty Is One Minor Expense Away Tess Thorman December 17 2019 More than 7 million Californians live near poverty, with just enough resources to meet their basic needs.
Testimony: Safety Net Plays Key Role in Reducing Poverty Sarah Bohn February 14 2018 Poverty is high in California, and it has not improved as much as the economy has.
Examining the Federal EITC’s Impact on Poverty Tess Thorman, Caroline Danielson, Sarah Bohn January 25 2018 The federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) keeps hundreds of thousands of Californians out of poverty. But its role varies widely across regions.
Legislative District Data Offers Close-Up View of Poverty Caroline Danielson, Tess Thorman, Sarah Bohn January 11 2018 New data shows wide variation in poverty rates across California’s state assembly and senate districts and US congressional districts.