This week the Institute of Governmental Studies will be completing another of its periodic polls of the California public about major political and public policy issues facing the state. It is a legitimate non-partisan poll sponsored by the University that is carried out by distributing email invitations to a carefully constructed random sample of the state’s registered voters. Read more here.
IGS Co-Director, Eric Schickler, and IGS Poll Director, Mark DiCamillo explain where the tension lies in the California legislature in a recent article for NBC News.
IGS Co-Director, Eric Schickler, advised the House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress. As a result, the Committee passed legislation aimed at increasing staff diversity in Congress, making legislative processes more transparent, and modernizing Congressional practices. Read the Select Committee's final report here.
IGS affiliated faculty, Ian-Haney López, recently published an op-ed in the New York Times on "how Biden should approach the Latino vote"—a voting block that may decide the 2020 presidential election.
IGS Co-Director, Cristina Mora, debunks recent claims by the Trump Administration that Critical Race Theory is un-American in comments for the DailyCal.