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People casting voting ballots in a box
The latest USC Schwarzenegger Institute-USC Price California Issues Poll provides a snapshot of California voters’ attitudes ahead of this year’s midterm elections.(Photo/Edmond Dantès via Pexels)

USC poll highlights the economy, homelessness and violence against election workers as top voter issues

A recent USC Price poll shows that Golden State voters agree on many issues, such as concerns about inflation and homelessness, but that they are significantly divided on questions about free speech and environmental regulation.

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Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and former Gov. Gray Davis at the homelessness summit. (USC Photo/Tom Queally)

Homelessness summit explores solutions to what voters consider California’s biggest problem

Former Govs. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gray Davis, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson were among the federal, state and local leaders to converge at the USC gathering.

Matthew Quan
After nearly 10 years of active duty in the United States Air Force and at the Pentagon, Matthew Quan returned home to Southern California to pursue an advanced degree at the USC Price School of Public Policy. (Photo/Courtesy of Matthew Quan)

After 10 years in the Air Force, USC grad student wants to serve his fellow Californians

Once Matthew Quan finishes his master’s degree at the USC Price School, he wants to help solve the problems facing his home state.