July 2019

posted 07.19.2019
By Bruce Chernof, Shelley Lyford and Christopher Langston On June 10, 2019, California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-14-19, calling for a California Master Plan for Aging (Master Plan). In his Ex­ecutive Order, Newsom outlines the broad framework for a Master Plan process, including…
posted 07.19.2019
By Mary Helen McSweeney-Feld and Sandi J. Lane During 2017, almost 8 percent of the U.S. population was affected by a disaster. The figures did not change significantly in 2018, during which 124 disasters were declared. A record number of weather events topped the list, prompt­ing communities, long…