California lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown are starting to roll out the pieces of a state budget deal – but they haven't reached a full agreement yet.
California Budget 2017
Complete coverage of California's budgeting process for the year 2017-2018 — from Gov. Jerry Brown's initial and revised proposals, to expert analysis and lawmaker reactions, to debate, revisions and eventual passage.
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May 16, 2017 | Ben Adler
Backers of California after-school programs are pushing hard for their first state funding increase in a decade, even as the Trump administration has called for cutting federal funding.
Updated: California faces a $3.3 billion shortfall under Gov. Jerry Brown’s updated budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year released Thursday morning at the state Capitol.
January 19, 2017
Sacramento State is looking at a $7.1 million deficit if no changes are made to Governor Jerry Brown's proposed budget.
January 11, 2017 | Chris Nichols
California’s top medical and dental associations say they’re disappointed in Governor Jerry Brown’s plans for how to spend new state tobacco tax money.
January 10, 2017 | Ben Bradford
Gov. Jerry Brown has proposed scaling back state spending, forecasting sluggish revenues that would otherwise leave California with a $2 billion budget deficit.
January 10, 2017
CapRadio's state government reporter Ben Bradford joins Insight to talk about Gov. Jerry Brown's budget message. He explains details and what they mean for the state of California.
January 9, 2017 | Ben Bradford
The upcoming year will bring many variables for the California budget, including the possibility of economic slowdown and federal funding changes.
December 21, 2016 | Ben Adler
A key decision from California’s largest public pension fund will have major ripple effects on state and local budgets.