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Drought Watch: Roadblocks to Efficient Funding

By Ellen Hanak, Caitrin Chappelle

Mar 13, 2014 ... The good news is that California's urban water and wastewater utilities are in relatively good fiscal health. Thanks to their significant ...

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Federal Formula Grants: Federal Highway Programs

By Tim Ransdell, Shervin Boloorian

It is meant to be an informational tool for congressional members and staff, state and local government entities, advocacy groups, news media, and other ...

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PPIC Celebrates Two New Endowed Chairs

By Mark Baldassare

Jul 2, 2018 ... PPIC News All Blog Posts. NEVER MISS AN UPDATE! Sign up for our blog alerts to receive insights from PPIC by email. Comments.

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Steven Merksamer Named Chair of PPIC Board

By Mark Baldassare

Sep 13, 2018 ... I am very pleased to share the news that PPIC's board of directors elected attorney Steven Merksamer, a leading expert in government and ...

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In Memoriam: Margaret Weston

By Mark Baldassare

Jul 29, 2014 ... It is with profound sadness that I share the news that a beloved PPIC colleague, Maggie Weston, has passed away. Maggie was 32 years old—an ...

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Video: Press Club Focuses on Water

By Lori Pottinger

May 5, 2015 ... Using recycled wastewater (including to recharge groundwater) is a somewhat cheaper way to get “more water” for parched urban areas. But in some ...

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Californians’ Views of Political Outsiders

By Mark Baldassare

One of the early surprises in the 2016 presidential election is the strength of polling support for primary candidates who have never held elected office.

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Video: Californians and K-12 Education

By David Lesher

They include implementation of the Local Control Funding Formula, Common Core standards, and the Smarter Balanced standardized tests. The survey was released ...