December 09, 2016 by Paul Granillo and Eloy Ortiz Oakley

California Economic Summit: Working to solve California’s thorniest problems

Looking back at Summit's five years of progress restoring upward mobility Read More »

The next emerging issue: How can the Summit help create more middle-income jobs?
December 09, 2016 by Justin Ewers

The next emerging issue: How can the Summit help create more middle-income jobs?

California faces a middle-income jobs gap, a growing issue to be taken up at 2016 California Economic Summit Read More »

The One Million More Acre-Feet Challenge: How the Summit aims to help restore California’s water balance
December 08, 2016 by Justin Ewers

The One Million More Acre-Feet Challenge: How the Summit aims to help restore California’s water balance

Action plan takes on California's water systems and management problems, made even worse by state's five-year-long drought Read More »

The One Million Homes Challenge: How to advance the Summit’s “all of the above” solution
December 07, 2016 by Justin Ewers

The One Million Homes Challenge: How to advance the Summit’s “all of the above” solution

To help the millions of Californians afford housing, coalition created a framework to build more homes of all types Read More »

The One Million Worker Challenge: Where the Summit will go next after year of success
December 06, 2016 by Justin Ewers

The One Million Worker Challenge: Where the Summit will go next after year of success

Next steps in closing California's skills gap and addressing need for more graduates Read More »

VIDEO: The Maddy Report previews 2016 California Economic Summit
November 18, 2016 by John Guenther

VIDEO: The Maddy Report previews 2016 California Economic Summit

CA Fwd President Jim Mayer breaks down the Summit and its mission dedicated to California's regional economies Read More »

Fifth annual California Economic Summit to focus on pathways out of poverty
November 17, 2016 by Ed Coghlan

Fifth annual California Economic Summit to focus on pathways out of poverty

How to participate in state's foremost effort linking regional economies to a strategy for shared prosperity Read More »

Registration launches for 2016 California Economic Summit in Sacramento
September 01, 2016 by Justin Ewers

Registration launches for 2016 California Economic Summit in Sacramento

Fifth annual Summit will bring together statewide coalition committed to expanding upward mobility in California. Read More »

Commentary: Fighting Poverty in America
August 16, 2016 by Laura Tyson and Lenny Mendonca

Commentary: Fighting Poverty in America

Poverty initiatives should be rooted to local and regional needs and focused on effective outcomes. Read More »

Mid-year progress report on Summit’s One Million Challenges
July 29, 2016 by Justin Ewers

Mid-year progress report on Summit’s One Million Challenges

With five months until the 2016 Summit, update relays progress on goals of one million more skilled workers, homes, and acre-feet of water over the next decade. Read More »

Eloy Oakley named chancellor of the California Community Colleges system
July 18, 2016 by John Guenther

Eloy Oakley named chancellor of the California Community Colleges system

Higher education innovator and Summit steering committee member will become the first Latino to helm the 113-college system Read More »

Senator Feinstein Joins California Economic Summit
April 13, 2016 by Ed Coghlan

Senator Feinstein Joins California Economic Summit

Organized by CA Fwd and the California Stewardship Network, Summit will gather for the fifth annual statewide meeting in Sacramento in December. Read More »

Agriculture Key to California Economic Summit’s ‘One Million Challenge’ for Workers, Water and Homes
February 23, 2016 by AJ Hughes

Agriculture Key to California Economic Summit’s ‘One Million Challenge’ for Workers, Water and Homes

Key component of the Summit's outlined vision, which is designed to spur economic growth in the Golden State. Read More »

California Housing Shortage Getting More Attention
January 26, 2016 by Ed Coghlan by Ed Coghlan

California Housing Shortage Getting More Attention

California's housing shortage is getting more attention as supply falls far below the demand. Read More »

State Controller Betty Yee to California’s regions: ‘Talk to us”
January 14, 2016 by Ed Coghlan

State Controller Betty Yee to California’s regions: ‘Talk to us”

Paying for California's future and fixing its problems will need more collaboration instead of fighting over pieces of the budget year after year. Read More »

California Economic Summit launches One Million Challenges in 2016 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity
January 11, 2016 by Justin Ewers

California Economic Summit launches One Million Challenges in 2016 Roadmap to Shared Prosperity

The Roadmap lays out what the Summit aims to accomplish this year in areas vital to expanding sustainable economic growth in every region. Read More »

Governor doubles down on Summit workforce training approach in new budget
January 08, 2016 by Justin Ewers

Governor doubles down on Summit workforce training approach in new budget

Jerry Brown recommends hundreds of millions for workforce programs supported by the Summit and aimed at closing regional skills gaps. Read More »

VIDEO: Rethinking how to manage California’s water for the next drought
December 22, 2015 by John Guenther

VIDEO: Rethinking how to manage California’s water for the next drought

Talking to water problem solvers on how to better manage every drop as the drought lingers and conflicts over expensive projects continue. Read More »

VIDEO: What is California doing to cut housing red tape?
December 18, 2015 by John Guenther

VIDEO: What is California doing to cut housing red tape?

Addressing the state's high housing costs includes finding smart ways to reduce headaches for builders. Read More »

VIDEO: CSU Chancellor on how California’s higher education is an economic priority
December 14, 2015 by Ed Coghlan

VIDEO: CSU Chancellor on how California’s higher education is an economic priority

At 2015 Summit, Chancellor White says improving the workforce and higher ed in California will require partnership of colleges, business and K-12. Read More »

 < 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

2017 Principles Endorsement Form Tout /