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Press Conference: End of Life Options Act

Press Conference: End of Life Options Act

March 25, 2015

Video Courtesy of California Senate Majority Caucus The End of Life Option Act will establish criteria for a patient who has been diagnosed as terminally ill that must be met prior to being prescribed the medication. SB 128 is modeled on legislation in Oregon and other states where aid-in-dying has been proven to be effective and [...]

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Women’s Caucus Announces Legislation and Budget Action To Strengthen Women’s Economic Future

Women’s Caucus Announces Legislation and Budget Action To Strengthen Women’s Economic Future

March 25, 2015

Video Courtesy of California Senate Majority Caucus Women’s Caucus priority legislation and budget action: Equal Pay and Job Opportunities · California Fair Pay Act – SB 358 (Senator Jackson) California women working full time make an average of only 84 cents to every dollar earned by men, and women of color, especially Latinas, face an [...]

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Policy Insights 2015

Policy Insights 2015

March 25, 2015

  Celebrating 20 Years of Analysis and Impact Paul Rosenstiel, managing director, public finance department, Stifel, Nicolaus & Company and board chair, California Budget & Policy Center Jean Ross, program officer, Ford Foundation and former executive director, California Budget & Policy Center California Prospects, Act II: Big Challenges, Big Ideas Three of our state’s foremost [...]

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