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March 13, 2018
Many of California’s 482 cities are in financial distress, facing a tipping point to insolvency mainly due to unfunded pension liabilities. Yet many other cities are in decent financial condition, according to their audited financial statements, as presented in their Comprehensive Annual Financial...
September 22, 2017
Supermajority legislative leaders declared that the 2017 Session "may be the most productive and progressive legislative session in memory." They may be right. And it's only half done. We don't know if that is something to brag about, though. We believe that media perspectives describing 2017 as a...