Grace GedyeCalMatters Reporter
Grace covers California’s economy for CalMatters. Previously, she was an editor at the Washington Monthly. She is a graduate of Pomona College.
After California’s largest home insurance provider said it wouldn’t issue new policies, consumer and insurance industry groups have ideas for what they’d like to see California do. Here’s the debate over four of those ideas.
California lawmakers’ plan to bring back COVID supplemental paid sick leave, but it won’t cover small business workers.
Updated COVID workplace rules go into effect today. Several of the changes increase protections for vaccinated workers.
California has the highest unemployment rate in the country. Several factors are contributing, including the state’s slow-to-rebound leisure and hospitality sectors. But the state has a lot of job openings, and high quit rates suggest workers are optimistic they can find better positions.