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:
Would California voters accept tax increases in the midst of a severe recession? That's the question of the moment.Mon, May 25, 2020 12:01 am
As California re-opens its economy, equity in higher education must be a focus; increasing college access will be essential to the recovery.Sun, May 24, 2020 5:25 am
California is accidentally conducting an experiment in parliamentary government, which allows the executive to govern by decree.Sun, May 24, 2020 12:01 am
Green Means Go is a four-year pilot program to accelerate new types of housing opportunities and cleaner transportation options.Sat, May 23, 2020 5:30 am
The governor should take executive action to eliminate cost-sharing for abortion services under health insurance plans.Sat, May 23, 2020 5:25 am
As pastors and local politicians chafe against California's pandemic restrictions, the governor speaks collaboratively and carry no stick.Fri, May 22, 2020 4:00 pm
The UC Board of Regents discussed possible ways to address imminent budget problems, including a 5% tuition increase, as well as complications to a fall reopening.Fri, May 22, 2020 11:44 am
Businesses, counties threaten to flout stay-at-home orders. UC ditches SAT and ACT tests. Jobs held by immigrant women hit hard during pandemic.Fri, May 22, 2020 5:45 am
San Luis Obispo received a dangerous threat, if the city council voted on an ordinance to encourage construction of all-electric buildings.Fri, May 22, 2020 5:30 am
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