Improving Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in California

The California Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) issues non-partisan analysis on issues related to the state budget and legislation. The LAo has released a report titled, “Improving Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in California.” The report details the programs available to students, the differing approaches and offers … Continue reading

Letter from Sen. Feinstein

Dear Ms. Towns:   Thank you for contacting me to express your views about mental health treatment.  I value your opinion on this matter and welcome the opportunity to respond.   It is estimated that each year about one quarter of adults in the United States suffer from a diagnosable mental illness, including depression, anxiety, bipolar […] Continue reading

Food Insecurity Policy Brief

Group Members: Jody D. Bivians Bethany Bankston Nay Nuzhat Ashley Lovelace Policy Article Brief: WIC Program Changes             In 2014 9.3 million people in the United States beneficiaries of the Women Infant and Children program (WIC). Carl Dewey Perkins, the original sponsor of the WIC program becoming permanent, helped establish the program to serve low … Continue reading Food Insecurity Policy Brief Continue reading