About the Program
What can California do to increase participation in elections and improve the process—from registering voters to tallying the votes? California secretary of state candidates Alex Padilla and Pete Peterson will join PPIC President and CEO Mark Baldassare for a conversation about their priorities, if elected to this important statewide office.
Please register by September 5. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided.
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.
11:45 a.m. Registration begins
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Welcome
Donna Lucas, president and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs
12:20 p.m. Conversation and Q&A
Moderator: Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
Alex Padilla, senator, California State Senate
Pete Peterson, executive director, Davenport Institute, Pepperdine University
1:30 p.m. Adjourn