File Under:

Bizarre CalKIDS Program Could Cost $2B In Year One

Gavin Newsom

At a glance

  • From California, the land of bad ideas, comes a government plan to fund college tuition called CalKIDS.
  • The program commits $1.9B to low-income students in grades 1-12 and newborns who were born on or after July 1, according to the Sacramento Bee.
  • It gets worse: There’s no citizenship retirement. If you live in California, you’re part of the program, regardless whether you’re an American citizen.

More from

View all



More Stories