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Financing California’s Public Schools

By Julien Lafortune, Joseph Herrera

California now spends slightly more per student than other states—but ranks ... Charter schools not reporting on a district's general fund are excluded.


Storing Water for the Environment

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

California will invest more than $2.7 billion in seven new surface and groundwater storage projects using state bond funds from Proposition 1 (2014).


Water Policy Center: Data Sets

State General Obligation Bond Spending on Water March 2014 | 1 MB Excel File. Local Water-Funding Ballot Measures March 2014 | 50 KB Excel File.

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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 ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

In 1988, Proposition 98 set minimum state spending requirements for K–12 education; the state must spend roughly 40 percent of General Fund revenues in its ...

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education

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

Apr 13, 2022 ... Majorities of likely voters would vote yes on state and local bond measures for school construction projects while a majority would vote no ...


Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

Moreover, SFP funding is generated from general obligation bonds, which must be approved by voters. California voters have approved five bonds to fund the ...