CALmatters is a Sacramento-based nonpartisan, nonprofit journalism venture committed to explaining how California's state Capitol works and why it matters. It works with more than 130 media partners throughout the state that have long, deep relationships with their local audiences, including Embarcadero Media (publisher of the Palo Alto Weekly, Mountain View Voice, Pleasanton Weekly and The Almanac in Menlo Park and their websites.)
Here are the most recent stories reported by CALmatters' team of journalists:
Fri, Jun 18, 2021 5:40 am
Mayors, including Los Angeles and Sacramento, form reparations and equity coalition on new federal holiday to push for national reparations. LA Mayor Eric Garcetti also announces the formation of an advisory committee, paving the way for a local reparations pilot project.Fri, Jun 18, 2021 5:40 am
Netflix, a new rooster, a date night planned by his kids and weekend hikes: California's governor gives a glimpse into how he’s made it through the pandemic.Fri, Jun 18, 2021 5:30 am
Recognizing Juneteenth helps Americans acknowledge our nation’s racist past.Fri, Jun 18, 2021 5:25 am
During the height of the pandemic, the state clawed stimulus and unemployment checks from parents who owe child support debt to the government. The Newsom administration put a stop to the practice by the time the second stimulus checks went out, but California still retained a record $430 million in 2020.Thu, Jun 17, 2021 5:40 am
Thu, Jun 17, 2021 5:40 am
Months of radio silence from the Employment Development Department stirs up doubt.Thu, Jun 17, 2021 5:31 am
A state effort to create green jobs after the Great Recession fell short. Will new California job training programs do any better coming out of the pandemic?Thu, Jun 17, 2021 5:30 am
The state provided $4.6 billion in additional funding for summer school to combat learning loss. But summer school offerings vary across the state.Thu, Jun 17, 2021 5:30 am
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