2013 Speaker Series on California's Future
A Conversation with California Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Please join us for a conversation with California Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg about the future of the state. Senator Steinberg will talk with PPIC president Mark Baldassare about important issues facing California, including financing K–12 education, reforming the initiative process, and governing in a time of budget surplus.
11:30 a.m. Registration begins
11:45 p.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Welcome
Donna Lucas, founder and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs
12:20 p.m. Presentation
Jui Shrestha, research associate, PPIC
12:25 p.m. Conversation and Q&A
Darrell Steinberg, president pro tem, California State Senate
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
1:15 p.m. Adjourn
The 2013 Speaker Series on California’s Future brings together thought leaders from across the political and geographic spectrum with a common goal—to think critically, constructively, and collaboratively about realistic solutions to California’s many challenges and build a better future for the state. The series features local, state, and national leaders discussing the major issues facing California—from education to climate change to the economy to governance.
As a private operating foundation, PPIC does not take or support positions on any ballot measure or on any local, state, or federal legislation, nor does it endorse, support, or oppose any political parties or candidates for public office.