IGS Associate Director Ethan Rarick is quoted in this Los Angeles Times article about Gov. Brown's proposed gasoline tax and vehicle fee to fund transportation projects.
A Berkeley IGS Poll finds Sen. Feinstein receives high job marks, but voters hold mixed views about whether a re-election bid would be good for the state.. The poll is covered in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, KQED News, the Los Angeles Times, the Sacramento Bee, San Jose Mercury News, Politico, and The Washington Free Beacon.
"Trump wants an immigration system overhaul. Do Americans agree?" by Jack Citrin, Morris Levy and Matthew Wright is in the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog. Jack Citrin is director of IGS. Levy, of USC, and Wright, of American University, are former IGS graduate students.
Californians hold divided and partisan views about sanctuary cities, contrasting with bipartisan support for providing undocumented immigrants a pathway to citizenship and opposition to building the U.S.-Mexico wall. The poll is covered in the Sacramento Bee, San Jose Mercury News and New York Times.
Thomas Mann was a guest on KQED Forum, discussing the GOP's health care bill and the Russia investigation. Mann is Senior Resident Scholar at IGS.
David Carrillo is quoted about the unlikely prospects for California to secede from the union in NY Times. Carrillo is a member of the IGS National Advisory Council and director of the California Constitution Center at UC Berkeley School of Law.