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Disinvest in higher education

February 5, 2013 By Joseph Perkins. Feb. 5, 2013 By Joseph Perkins College is overrated. That’s the ineluctable conclusion to be drawn from a new study published by the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. The study’s co-authors, Richard Vedder, Jonathan Robe and Christopher Denhart, examined employment data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. They found that nearly half of college grads in 2010 ...

Despite Prop. 30, CA revenues likely to miss the mark – again

February 4, 2013 By CalWatchdog Staff. Feb. 4, 2013 By Josephine Djuhana Will Gov. Jerry Brown get all the revenue increases he wants from Proposition 30, which voters passed last November? Brown recently said in an interview with Jeremy Hobson of Marketplace Morning Report that Prop. 30 was the main reason California was able to achieve a “balanced budget after years of deep deficits.” The initiative would inject “b...

Video: Victor Davis Hanson: The future of CA you don’t want to know

Video: Victor Davis Hanson: The future of CA you don’t want to know
February 4, 2013 By CalWatchdog Staff. Feb. 4, 2013 By Brian Calle In my interview with Victor Davis Hanson, he warns of higher user fees in California. And more traffic tickets. ...

Gov. Brown, legislators fight over Prop. 39 funds for schools

February 3, 2013 By CalWatchdog Staff. Feb. 3, 2013 By Dave Roberts Gov. Jerry Brown declared at the start of his State of the State address, “We have wrought in just two years a solid and enduring budget.” But in recent legislative hearings, the Legislative Analyst’s Office charged that he raided the Proposition 39 energy fund to make it look like he’s increasing general education spending. And some legislators ...
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