A 2020 Election Preview
2020 Speaker Series on California's Future — Virtual Event
About the Program
With one month to go before a highly consequential election, what does the political landscape look like in California and the nation? A panel of top political journalists will discuss emerging themes and issues, and assess the nation’s readiness for a pandemic election.
As part of our Speaker Series on California’s Future, PPIC is bringing together thought leaders to give Californians a better understanding of the upcoming election.
PPIC is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization. PPIC does not take or support positions on any ballot measure or on any local, state, or federal legislation, nor does it support, endorse, or oppose any political parties or candidates for public office.
11:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
11:05 a.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Carla Marinucci, California Playbook reporter, POLITICO
Perry Bacon Jr., senior political writer, FiveThirtyEight
Priya David Clemens, host of KQED Newsroom, KQED
Tamara Keith, White House correspondent, National Public Radio
Jennifer Medina, national politics reporter, The New York Times
11:45 a.m. Audience Q&A
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
Are there videos of PPIC events?
Yes, we record most of our events and make the video available on the PPIC event page within a couple days of the event.
Do you accept walk-in registration at PPIC events?
We accept walk-ins as room capacity permits. If you have questions about a specific event, contact Kelly Holt at email@example.com.
How do I learn about your event series sponsors?
The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series
The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series is intended to inform decisionmakers and facilitate constructive discussion about the major social, economic, and political issues facing California. The series is supported by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation.
Speaker Series on California’s Future
The 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. The series is supported by a variety of sponsors.
Sutton Family Speaker Series
The Sutton Family Speaker Series—made possible with a generous gift from Tom and Marilyn Sutton—features leaders and experts who have bold, innovative ideas that can help inspire much-needed change in California’s higher education system.
May I submit a question for the event speaker and/or panelists?
Before the event, questions may be submitted for consideration to Kelly Holt at firstname.lastname@example.org. At this time, questions submitted during the event may not be accepted.