Upcoming Events:

Reflections On A Career In Congress
Congresswoman Lois Capps GP’18
October 5 | 11:45 am | MMC Athenaeum

California’s Choices: 2016 Ballot Measures
Bob Stern, Tony Quinn, Ken Miller
October 26 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum

Polarization: The Rise of Ideology in U.S. Politics
Steve Schier, professor of political science specializing in American politics
November 2 | 5:30 pm | MMC Athenaeum


Recent Events:

Bill Burton, former Deputy White House Press Secretary
April 13

The Future of the Republican Party in California
Cynthia Bryant, Executive Director of the California Republican Party, former Deputy Chief of Staff and Director of Planning and Research for Governor Schwarzenegger.
March 29

Envisioning a New Ontario Airport: A Conference on the Future of Ontario Airport Under Local Control
Kelly J. Fredericks, new CEO of the Ontario Airport Authority
March 4

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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