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Jobs, Infrastructure & Workforce

Think Long Committee's policy recommendations on infrastructure, education, tax reform and streamlining government:

"From this work, a set of recommendations emerges around three key points:

  • California is an economy of distinct regions
  • Productivity and innovation are key to future growth and prosperity
  • Public policy should promote productivity and innovation in both the public and private sector

Since California is an economy of distinct regions, any statewide economic strategy that seeks to bolster broadbased prosperity and a healthy middle class of skilled workers must be built “from the bottom up.” Further, such a strategy requires both reducing the cost of doing business by streamlining our complex regulatory process and adding value to the business climate by investing in infrastructure, innovation and people..."

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