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COVID-19’s Sobering Effect on Life Expectancy

By Hans Johnson, Eric McGhee

Jan 27, 2023 ... Learn More · As COVID Deaths Have Declined, Disparities for Latinos Have Narrowed · California's Population · Overcrowded Housing and COVID-19 Risk ...

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Crime Trends in Context

By Magnus Lofstrom

Jun 30, 2022 ... Prompted by a 2009 federal court order to reduce overcrowding in state prisons (due to the lack of adequate medical and mental health care), ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

Funding for California's K–12 public schools has reached record highs, but gaps in student outcomes remain. Understanding the benefits of additional funds, ...

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A Snapshot of Homeless Californians in Shelters

By Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Hans Johnson, Joseph Herrera

Mar 2, 2022 ... During the COVID-19 pandemic, California deployed significant resources to shelter people experiencing homelessness.

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California Jails and COVID-19

By Heather Harris, Joseph Hayes

Aug 11, 2021 ... The jail population statewide remains below its pre-pandemic level. Still, more than 15000 people are housed in overcrowded jail conditions ...