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Storing Water for the Environment

By Sarah Null, Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Kristen Dybala ...

Water and land use practices, pollution, the proliferation of non-native ... and recreational uses are paid from general federal and state tax revenues.

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Homeownership Trends in California

By Hans Johnson, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Julien Lafortune, Cesar Alesi Perez

Jun 14, 2022 ... ... either through tax policy, mortgage finance systems (such as Fannie Mae), or local zoning that restricted residential land-use to single ...

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Budget Surplus Divides Californians

By Dean Bonner

Jun 2, 2022 ... Last month, Governor Newsom released a $300.7 billion spending plan and announced an estimated $97.5 billion state budget surplus as part of ...

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

May 12, 2022 ... ... mostly through vehicle-owner tax rebates and three months of free ... If the 2022 election for the US House of Representatives were held ...

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Most California Voters Say “We Know Best”

By Mark Baldassare

May 25, 2022 ... A solid majority of likely voters think passing Prop 13 (property tax reform) turned out to be mostly a good thing for Californians. Mostly. a ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

A Brief History of School Funding in California. For most of California's history, public schools were locally funded—primarily through property taxes—with some ...