Public Policy Institute of California
President of the Public Policy Institute of California
The environment is a top issue for California voters, according to a new survey from the Public Policy Institute of California.
Jul. 30, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Is direct democracy working? Some say the number of state ballot initiatives is prohibitive. Others say it's simply proof that power is in the hands of the people.
Oct. 27, 2016from Olney in L.A.
Several polls released before the California primary suggested Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton were in a tight race, but those polls were off -- way off. What happened?
Jun. 9, 2016from Olney in L.A.
Governor Gavin Newsom this week announced the West Coast is following the lead of Northeast states and developing its own roadmap to reopen the region.
Apr. 16from KCRW Features
Last weekend was the first glimpse of LA’s new normal.
May. 11from Greater LA
San Diego politician Peter Navarro harnessed the power of accusation in his rise to the top
Apr. 23from Zócalo's Connecting California
The earth is getting a break while we all stay out of planes, trains, and automobiles to hunker down at home. If we can do this for a pandemic, why not for climate change?
Apr. 7from Greater LA
As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
An estimated 40,000 day laborers in California are looking for work every day in parking lots, on street corners, and at hiring centers.
Apr. 30from Greater LA
A group of unhoused and housing insecure people have moved into homes in El Sereno owned by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).
May. 4from Greater LA
Beaches in Los Angeles County reopened today. But before you grab the towel and beach umbrella, LA is enacting several restrictions to maintain social distancing.
May. 13from News Stories
Have you ever had a friend who you thought should live their life differently than they do? A story about building a meaningful life out of chaos.
May. 20from Welcome to LA