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January 21, 2016


 

 

 

Little Hoover Commission in the News

 

Articles and Broadcasts Featuring the Little Hoover Commission
Why are California's Republicans Prioritizing Dental Care for the Poor?
By April Dembosky
KQED News
December 22, 2016

California's Millionaire Tax Helps Those in Need, but for How Long?
By Steve Mendelsohn
Inc.com
December 21, 2016

Oversight Group Says SANDAG’s Major Revenue Shortfall Is Not Its Problem
By Andrew Keatts
Voice of San Diego
November 1, 2016

State Watchdog Agency Pushes for Occupational Licensing Reform
By Steven Greenhut
CalWatchdog
October 18, 2016

Are Rigid Employment Licensing Requirements Hurting California's Economy?
By Daniel Potter
Capital Public Radio
October 4, 2016

Veterans and Criminals Suffer in California’s Mandate for Professional Licenses, Report Says
By Adam Ashton
Sacramento Bee
October 4, 2016

Report: State Nurses Worked Millions of Hours of Overtime in 2015
By Adrienne Moore
CBS Sacramento
April 6, 2016

Little Hoover Commission Report Slams California Denti-Cal Shortcomings
By Mark Anderson
Sacramento Business Journal
April 5, 2016

Denti-Cal is Blasted by Oversight Commission
By David Gorn
California Healthline
April 4, 2016

State Report Slams Denti-Cal
By Ben Bradford
Capitol Public Radio
April 1, 2016

Former South Coast Legislator Re-Elected As Chairman Of State Government Oversight Committee
By KCLU Staff
KCLU
April 1, 2016

Easing licenses is a bipartisan way to boost jobs
By David Beier and Andrew Sullivan
The Sacramento Bee
March 29, 2016

Occupational Licensing Laws Harm Consumers, Suppress Jobs
By Editorial Board
Orange County Register
February 12, 2016

Removing Barriers to Entrepreneurship
By Steven Greenhut
San Diego Union-Tribune
February 10, 2016

2016 Predictions
By Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Techwire.net
December 18, 2015

Unintended Consequences: Do Open Meeting Laws Undermine Good Decision Making?
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Interviewed by Mark Keppler, Executive Director, Maddy Institute
The Maddy Report
December 11, 2015

The Building Blocks of Customer-Centric Government
By Chairman Pedro Nava and Commissioner David Beier
Governing
November 16, 2015

Counties Awash in Mental Health Money Amid Oversight Concerns
By Nick Gerda
Voice of OC
October 6, 2015

Salton Sea Restoration Urged to Start Small, but Soon
By Stephen Siciliano
Bloomberg BNA
October 1, 2015

Time for Action to Prevent Death of Salton Sea
Editorial Board
San Diego Union-Tribune
September 30, 2015

Little Hoover Commission Urges California to Take Immediate Action to Prevent Massive Dust Storms and Harm to the Economy from Receding Salton Sea
Sierra Sun Times
September 28, 2015

Commission Has Surprising New Idea to Save the Salton Sea
By Sammy Roth
The Desert Sun
September 26, 2015

Imperial County: A Solution for Salton Sea Woes?
By Ashley Ludwig
Valley News
September 25, 2015

Watchdog Panel Calls for Immediate Action to Avoid 'Disaster' at the Salton Sea
By Tony Perry
Los Angeles Times
September 24, 2015

Report: Millions of Kids on Denti-Cal Aren't Getting Any Dental Care
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Interviewed by Joe Khalil, FOX 40 News
September 24, 2015

Denti-Cal Under Scrutiny from State Board
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Interviewed by Ben Bradford, Capital Public Radio
September 23, 2015

Little Hoover Takes on Denti-Cal
By David Gorn
California Healthline
September 23, 2015

New Commission Could Pressure State to Aid Salton Sea
By Sammy Roth
The Desert Sun
April 28, 2015

Little Hoover Commission Tours Salton Sea
By Jesse Marx
The Desert Sun
April 27, 2015

Report Criticizes California's Reponse to Underground Economy
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Interviewed by Ben Adler, Capital Bureau Chief, Capital Public Radio
March 9, 2015

Report: State's 'Underground Economy' Thrives, Enforcement Lags
By Zach Noble
Santa Barbara News-Press
March 9, 2015
Reprinted with permission from the Santa Barbara News-Press.

Press Release: Commission Urges Leaders to Wage Stronger Campaign Against Underground Economy to Protect California Businesses and Workers
Little Hoover Commission
March 9, 2015

Governing California through Changes in the Climate
By Randi Swisley, League of Women Voters - Op-ed
Rocklin and Roseville Today
February 17, 2015

Little Hoover Commission Issues Report on State's Mental Health Services
By David Gorn
California Healthline
January 28, 2015

California fails to track billions in mental health funds
By Juliet Williams, Associated Press
Contra Costa Times
January 28, 2015

Report rips California's oversight of mental health initiative
By David Siders
The Sacramento Bee
January 27, 2015

Can bureaucracy be made more efficient?
By Steven Greenhut
U-T San Diego
January 23, 2015

Climate Change: Adapting to a Slow Moving Emergency
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
Interviewed by Mark Keppler, Executive Director, Maddy Institute
Commentary by Barry Bedwell, President, California Grape and Tree Fruit League
The Maddy Report
January 7, 2015

Will Little Hoover compel green-energy testimony?
By Wayne Lusvardi
Cal Watchdog
December 31, 2014

El Informe Maddy: "Adapting to Climate Change"
Presentado en Español / Presented in Spanish
Con Pedro Nava, Presidente de la Comisión Little Hoover / Featuring Pedro Nava, Little Hoover Commission Chairman
Entrevistado por Ana Jovel Melendez, Subdirector del Instituto Maddy / Interviewed by Ana Jovel Melendez, Maddy Institute Deputy Director
El Informe Maddy / The Maddy Report
November 24, 2014

Opinion: What will it cost to cut our carbon?
By Dan Walters
The Sacramento Bee
November 15, 2014

California has work to do to prepare for climate change: Guest commentary
By Chairman Pedro Nava and Vice Chairman Loren Kaye
Los Angeles Daily News
October 28, 2014

Lack of mental health accounting 'sheer craziness'
By Dave Roberts
Cal Watchdog
October 13, 2014

State Government's Anti-Secrecy Law Under Scrutiny
By Dorothy Mills-Gregg
Capitol Weekly
October 1, 2014

Data, Oversight Cited as Central Needs To Improve State's Mental Health Services
By David Gorn
California Healthline
September 25, 2014

Governing the State's Response to Climate Change
By Vice Chairman Loren Kaye and Chairman Pedro Nava
Fox & Hounds
September 12, 2014

Leadership Needed to Guide Climate Change Adaptation: Guest Commentary
By Vice Chairman Loren Kaye and Chairman Pedro Nava
Los Angeles Daily News
September 10, 2014

Prison Realignment and the Early Release of Jail Inmates
Moderated by Warren Olney, Produced by Jenny Hamel
Featuring Paige St. John, Los Angeles Times; Robert Weisberg, Stanford Criminal Justice Center; Margarita Perez, Los Angeles Probation Department; and Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, Little Hoover Commission
KCRW Which Way, L.A.
August 27, 2014

Is California's Prison Realignment Working?
Reported by Allen Martin
Featuring Carole D'Elia, Executive Director
CBS Channel 5, KPIX, SF-Bay Area
August 21, 2014

Webinar: Governing California Through Climate Change
Presented by Carole D'Elia, Executive Director, and Jim Wasserman, Deputy Executive Director
Moderated by Bruce Riordan, Climate Strategist
Bay Area Joint Policy Committee
Bay Area Climate & Energy Resilience Project
July 24, 2014

Press Release: Commission Calls for California to Lead in Climate Change Adaptation
Little Hoover Commission
July 10, 2014