Adam Schiff

The old images of California’s poorest residents concentrated in rural places like the Central Valley aren’t borne out by new data from the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC). Using the California Poverty Measure (CPM) — which takes into account not just income but also cost of living and the value of social safety net […]

California was given a first-place title this week that it surely doesn’t want. It has the highest rate of poverty of any state in the country, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. As a whole, the U.S. saw its national poverty rate decrease slightly 0.4 percentage points. But the Golden State has […]


Current track

Title

Artist