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May 15, 2019
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Leaders of four of the nation’s most prominent philanthropies have committed $20 million in new money to a $43 million effort to ensure a complete and accurate tally in the 2020 census — and are publicly calling on their philanthropy peers to provide an additional $10 million for a total of $73 million. 

Blog Post
May 14, 2019
The California Budget & Policy Center logo, which features its name to the right of a circle in yellow, red, and blue-green, which is segmented into three parts like a pie chart by lines that look like an arrow pointing upwards. Posted with the blog post, Expanding the CalEITC Is an Effective Way to Invest in California’s Children, But Hundreds of Thousands of Children of Immigrants Won’t Benefit Unless Policymakers Act.

This blog post considers how the benefits of expanding CalEITC will be curtailed if it is not extended to immigrants.

Statement
May 10, 2019
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More than 25 organizations across the country are sending a message to HUD Secretary Carson and President Trump: the mixed-status family proposed rule is cruel and does nothing to alleviate the affordable housing crisis.

Blog Post
March 1, 2019

As a Foundation, we believe in the values of equity and dignity. And we believe that all people should be treated with respect and have access to services and opportunities that allow them to thrive. Our work helps build strong, safe, and vibrant communities in California where all people are heard and can make their contribution to realizing the California dream.  

Blog Post
December 5, 2018
By targeting SNAP, the expanded “public charge” rule could worsen food insecurity

It’s deeply concerning that the administration’s proposed expansion of the “public charge” rule targets the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the primary federal nutrition program that helps millions of low-income people and families put food on the table each month.

Blog Post
December 4, 2018
Proposed public charge rule could erode health insurance coverage gains among citizen children with noncitizen parents

The proposed public charge rule is likely to discourage some immigrant families from seeking public health insurance coverage through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for their children, the majority of whom are US citizens.  

News Article
November 20, 2018
Temporary shelter for migrant families opens in San Diego, organizers ask for help

The San Diego Rapid Response Network recently opened a shelter in response to the federal government’s decision to end a program that helped asylum-seeking families get to their final destinations in the U.S. after they crossed the border.

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