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SCG Policy Updates

Monday, September 16, 2019

As the 2020 Census approaches, Black Californians are again at risk of being undercounted.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Executive Summary

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

On August 13, Philanthropy California submitted public comment to oppose the Department of Health and Human Services' proposed changes to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which would substantially limit federal protections against...

Monday, July 29, 2019

Executive Summary

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Southern California Grantmakers submitted a letter of support for Senate Bill 298: Poverty Reduction, introduced by Senator Anna Caballero.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

The newly enacted Taxpayers First Act (Public Law 116-25) is the first substantial modification reform to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in over...

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

On Friday, June 28th, 2019, the Internal Revenue Service released the proposed tax guidelines for higher education institutions...

Monday, June 24, 2019

June marks the conclusion of budget season in the State Capitol!

Monday, June 24, 2019

The California State Legislature passed a $214.8 billion budget that makes “one-time” investments in key priority areas, such as homelessness, ongoing commitments to health access and early childhood, and contributions to “rainy day” funds that...

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority unveiled that in 2019, the homeless population increased by an average of...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Thank you to everyone who support and attended our 2019 Philanthropy in the State Capitol events!

Monday, May 13, 2019

This blog was originally published by Connie Malloy, Portfolio Director of the James Irvine Foundation on May 8, 2019 on the foundation's website.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Governor Newsom's May Revision to his proposed 2019-20 state budget continues to call for bold investments in creating economic security and opportunities for Californians, while also fostering the state’s fiscal health.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

The Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley has released a primer on the “targeted universalism” framework, which allows for new, creative policy remedies to achieve goals of universal access and inclusion.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended our 2019 Public Policy Conference!