Tag Archives: California

LAO releases analysis of May Revise

You can view the press conference of the Legislative Analyst’s Office response to the May Revise below. The full report is available here.

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May Revise looks Dismal for California

Well, we knew it was coming, didn’t we? The LAO’s office was clear months ago that the actual numbers were going to be worse than the DOF predicted. But there is still time for advocacy on any number of issues … Continue reading

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CSU Students Launch Hunger Strike

Seems like some CSU students have had enough of tuition hikes and executive pay raises. (Did you hear the latest plans to spend $300000 to remodel one CSU president’s home?) Check out the LA Times article.

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CalWORKs Budget Proposals

Aimee emailed me the CalWORKs group’s informative summary of the impacts of the proposed CalWORKs cuts!

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Our Children, Our Future: Local Schools and Early Education Investment and Bond Debt Reduction Act

Here’s a summary of an initiative that is currently gathering signatures to qualify for the ballot. Tax for Education and Early Childhood Programs. Initiative Statute. Summary Date: 02/17/12 | Circulation Deadline: 07/16/12 | Signatures Required: 504,760 Increases personal income tax … Continue reading

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Child Care Hearing Next Week

Here’s an advocacy alert from Child Development Policy Institute. This is your chance to take action for children! The Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Subcommittee No. 1 on Education has scheduled a critical hearing for next Thursday, April 12th. Starting … Continue reading

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Student Advocacy Opportunity

Humboldt Students are invited to apply to attend the 17th annual California Higher Education Student Summit (CHESS) in Sacramento. The event runs April 20 through 23. HSU students chosen for the event will have all travel, lodging and food costs … Continue reading

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