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Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

This has led to an increase in the minimum viable size of solar power developments, ... These include language barriers, lost wages, family and childcare ...

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Poverty in California

By Caroline Danielson, Patricia Malagon, Sarah Bohn

Oct 26, 2022 ... Los Angeles (13.7%) and Orange (13.1%) Counties had the highest poverty rates; the Central Valley and Sierra region had the lowest (9.3%), ...

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Financing California’s Public Schools

By Julien Lafortune, Joseph Herrera

"Top 5" ("Bottom 5") are the states with the highest (lowest) spending per student in 2018–19. Year shown is fiscal year (i.e. 2019 = 2018–19).

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Income Inequality in California

By Sarah Bohn, Tess Thorman, Joseph Herrera

Jul 12, 2022 ... ... the pandemic, due to notable gains for the lowest-income families. ... which includes wages and earnings, income earned from businesses, ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

In 1988, Proposition 98 set minimum state spending requirements for K–12 ... (2016) found larger wage gains for low-income students: those who grew up in ...

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PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

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

Mar 11, 2022 ... ... are sharply divided on this issue, and approval across regions is highest in the San Francisco Bay Area and lowest in the Inland Empire.

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Gas Prices Stretch Family Budgets

By Sarah Bohn, Daniel Payares-Montoya

Mar 16, 2022 ... The bottom quintile of families by income level spend 16% of their income on gas and fuel compared to 8% for the second-lowest income group ...