Riverside County adopts criminal justice reforms

Riverside County adopts criminal justice reforms

CA Fwd partnership with County will use data to drive creation of cost-effective solutions to reduce the need for incarceration.

Elections leaders tout voter turnout and access reforms

Elections leaders tout voter turnout and access reforms

Secretaries of State from high turnout states shared how they've worked to increase participation and California officials talked about boosting access and addressing barriers to voting.

VIDEO: California’s new Assembly Speaker highlights governance reform and poverty

VIDEO: California’s new Assembly Speaker highlights governance reform and poverty

Assemblymember Anthony Rendon talks to CA Fwd about his top priorities after he takes Speaker's chair this month.

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News & Commentary

The Achievement Gap: Don’t forget the individuality of students behind the numbers

05/03/2016 by Vernon Billy

As California works to close the education achievement gap, labels should be used to define academic potential of our students. Read More

California needs to think long-term after extra election funding approved

05/02/2016 by Ed Coghlan

California is correctly addressing perfect storm of competitive presidential primary and glut of November ballot measures. Read More

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Op-ed: Preparing workers in California at the speed of business

04/28/2016 by Steve Westly and Jack Scott

California -- of all states – should be leading the nation on delivering on preparing a workforce for the 21st century. Read More

California halfway to next round of redistricting

04/26/2016 by Ed Coghlan

Many Californians and election officials already looking ahead to the state's next redrawing of election districts, scheduled for 2021.  Read More