Rise Economy Responds to Gov. Newsom’s Proposed 2024 Budget

January 11, 2024 by BIPOC, LMI Communities set to bear the brunt of deep cuts to climate change, affordable housing programs. SAN FRANCISCO — In response to California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s 2024 proposed budget announcement Wednesday, Rise Economy Chief Executive Officer Paulina Gonzalez-Brito released the following statement:  While acknowledging the challenges posed by California’s potential $37.9 billion deficit, we...
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LLC Owner Transparency bill clears Senate policy committees

April 27, 2023 by Jyotswaroop K. Bawa speaking.

After making it through two legislative committees, SB 594 heads to the Senate Appropriations for crucial vote.  Californian tenants and workers are another step closer to critical protections from abuses by large corporations that hide behind the current limited liability company (LLC) structure after lawmakers voted to pass SB…

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CRC Meets with regulators, policymakers for Advocacy Week

June 17, 2022 by

The California Reinvestment Coalition and several of its member organizations met with elected officials and representatives from financial regulatory agencies last week as part of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition’s 2022 Just Economy Conference Advocacy Week. Each year, CRC convenes a California delegation to meet with DC-based regulators and…

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CRC Presents at Fair Housing Conference

April 29, 2022 by

CRC Research Analyst Jamie Buell on Wednesday presented at the Fair Housing Council of Riverside County’s 2022 Housing Conference: Housing Solutions Post Pandemic. The conference brought together policymakers, Realtors, nonprofits, financial lenders and government officials to tackle California’s pressing housing market issues, including using data-driven market analysis and current…

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Know Your SB 1079 Rights

April 15, 2021 by

CRC is co-hosting a workshop on Thursday, April 15 from 1 to 2 p.m. with the Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC) on SB 1079, a new law introduced last year by Sen. Nancy Skinner to reduce land grabs resulting from foreclosure auctions. SELC helped add a significant new section…

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