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Three Indicators that Explain Just How Bad California’s Drought Is
This issue brief covers some of the key environmental variables that are threatening California's water supply.
California Schools: Finance, Performance, and Debt
California carries one of the greatest education debts in the nation, both overall and per pupil. In this brief, we take stock of California’s per pupil spending, student performance, debt burden, and what it may mean for education in the Golden State.
Breaking Down the U.S. Supreme Court’s Affordable Care Act Decision
On June 25, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) upheld tax-credit subsidies for individuals in states with federally facilitated marketplaces (FFM). This Issue Brief reviews the background, parties impacted, and future of the ACA Supreme Court Decision.

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