The top 1 percent of earners in California are taxed at an effective rate of 12.4 percent, compared to the state’s 8.3 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Fourth-graders in California on average scored 216 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is three points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).
Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Irvine ranks first for the state of its finances, having $4,100 in surplus funds per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.
California finished 47th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
California was not included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Anyone who wants to see how far "the culture of death" can go in the U.S., where the right to medically assisted suicide is spreading, need look to western Europe and Canada, a conservative activist said earlier today during a Chicago-based morning drive show.
California would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
California finished 48th in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems
Chip Kelly, head football coach at the University of California, Los Angeles,, earned $3.3 million in 2018, making Kelly the highest-paid public employee in California last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for California arts agencies are projected to reach $56.1 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $1.42 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
More than half of California’s registered voters have entertained thoughts about moving out of the state to escape its high taxes, political climate or for some other reason, according to a new poll by the University of California at Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies.
No counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in California who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 58,221, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.
Federal agency research dollars going to California totaled $5.9 billion in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.