From Courthouse News Service: Shankar Singam, vice president of the think tank California Freedom Coalition, said he was angry Trump would come to a state he has derided and whose Read More
From Mother Jones: “Adam Ringel felt the stirrings of national pride at an early age. ‘Ever since I was a kid, I identified as a Californian, not an American,’ he Read More
Once again, California has a bullseye on its back. This 1-page Fact Sheet details the numerous ways the new federal tax law (the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”) targets California specifically.
The Legislature may, by majority vote, place tax reforms before the voters if they amend or repeal relevant voter-passed legislation. Prop 26 did not take away the legislature’s ability to Read More
This 1-page fact sheet gives an overview of the various Medi-Cal plans, with an emphasis on the public managed care plans that could lay the groundwork for Single Payer in California. For Read More
California is closer to a universal Single Payer system than it might seem. 45.8% of Californians are already on Single Payer (Medi-Cal, Medicare, or both). By building on and expanding California’s Read More
We issued endorsements on 9 bills in the California legislature in 2017. We were successful on 3 of these bills, and 2 are still active in the legislature. Part of Read More
California law specifies an unusually short amount of time to collect signatures to qualify an initiative for the ballot. This heavily advantages paid signature collection over volunteer efforts. To meet Read More