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California: A Failed State or Too Big to Fail?
1California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Citation Information: California Journal of Politics and Policy. Volume 3, Issue 2, ISSN (Online) 1944-4370, DOI: 10.2202/1944-4370.1136, April 2011
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This report will begin with a discussion of various reasons for the states crisis. This will be followed by a brief explanation of Californias budget process, a description of how that process played out this year, some proposed solutions to the states structural deficit, and the outlook for the short, intermediate, and long term.