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In this episode of Burning Issues, a podcast series centered on how California's wildfires connect to public policy, Bill Lane Center Eccles Family Director Bruce Cain appears in conversation with Matt Kaufmann. The show focuses on utility…
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This month, our "West" interns and Shultz Fellows head out into the field, working at national parks, nature conservancies, nongovernmental organizations, state regulatory agencies, research institutes, publishing companies, and other important…
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Today, the Bill Lane Center for the American West released its Future of Federalism and Foreign Policy Report, with research about where California is headed in the next 100 years. The research was made possible by a grant from the California…
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As the megadrought presides over the aridification of the West, its consequences are felt everywhere, from a weakened power grid to unwatered lawns to unbuilt homes; a federal report recounts decades of abuse of