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2011 Speaker Series on California’s Future
A Conversation with State Treasurer Bill Lockyer

Date:August 24, 2011
Time:4:30-6:00 p.m.
Location:PPIC Bechtel Conference Center
500 Washington Street, ground floor
San Francisco, CA


California's fiscal problems are profound and enduring. The recent budget crisis has only exacerbated resource challenges in California—from the state's debt burden to legal constraints to pension obligations. First, we'll get a brief look at the far-reaching implications of the recently-enacted state budget from PPIC policy associate Margaret Weston. Then, Treasurer Bill Lockyer will join PPIC President Mark Baldassare for a discussion about current realities and options for a brighter fiscal future for California.

4:30 p.m. Reception
5:00 p.m. Welcome
Donna Lucas, chief executive officer, Lucas Public Affairs
5:05 p.m. Presentation
Margaret Weston, policy associate, PPIC
5:10 p.m. Discussion and Q&A
State Treasurer Bill Lockyer
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
6:00 p.m. Adjourn

Event Video

Mark Baldassare and Bill Lockyer
PPIC President and CEO Mark Baldassare and State Treasurer Bill Lockyer

Bill Lockyer
State Treasurer
Bill Lockyer

Kim Belshé, Peter Schrag, Michael Teitz, and Donna Lucas

Bill Lockyer and Guests
Bill Lockyer and guests

Donna Lucas,
Lucas Public Affairs

Margaret Weston, PPIC