Upcoming Events:

Tracy Westen
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

The 2016 Election One Year Later
Michael Nelson, John J. Pitney, Andrew E. Busch

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Atheaneum

California Squashes its Young: How the Golden State’s Economic Policies are Driving Out a New Generation
Joel Kotkin
Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

Fall 2017 Board of Governors Meeting
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Other events are currently being scheduled. 

Recent Events:

A New Vision for the City of Pomona
Tim Sandoval
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 11:45 am | MMC Athenaeum

Spring 2017 Board of Governors Meeting
Thursday, April 27, 2017

California’s Deincarceration Experiment
Mike Hestrin
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

The War on Police
Heather Mac Donald
Thursday, April 6, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

Homeland Security on the Local Level: A Public Policy Conference (by IEC)
Keynote Speaker: Eli Owen, Deputy Commander, Deputy Commander of the California State Threat Assessment Center (STAC)
Friday, March 24, 2017 | 8:00 am – 12:00 pm | McKenna Auditorium

The State Against Blacks
Jason Riley, journalist and member of The Wall Street Journal Editorial Board
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

Featured Projects

Video Voter
Presents balanced and objective information to voters about upcoming California initiatives in short videos.

The Miller Initiative Database
Provides information on all statewide initiatives adopted by voters in the United States from 1904 through 2013.

The Kosmont-Rose Institute Cost of Doing Business Survey
This annual survey collects and analyzes data on fees, taxes, costs, and incentives that contribute to the cost of doing business in cities in the western United States.





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