Statement From Chris Hoene on New LAO Forecast: "California Must Continue to Reinvest"
Read the full statement from CBP Executive Director Chris Hoene on the new long-term fiscal forecast released by the Legislative Analyst's Office (LAO).
Read Our Blog Series on Proposition 2
The CBP recently published a series of blog posts on Proposition 2, examining the key provisions of the ballot measure and their potential impact.
Proposition 2: Should California Prioritize Paying Down Debt and Significantly Change State Budget Reserve Policies?
This in-depth ballot measure analysis examines Proposition 2 and the key policy issues it raises, including what it would mean for the overall state budget and for K-14 education funding.
Proposition 47: Should California Reduce Penalties for Drug and Property Crimes and Invest in Treatment?
This ballot measure analysis looks at what Proposition 47 would do and examines its potential impact on public safety, community health, and California's criminal justice system.
CBP Infographic: Poverty Is a Problem We Can Address
This CBP infographic shows why state policies that boost workers' earnings can play a major role in reducing poverty and fostering economic opportunity.