|Date:||March 21, 2012|
|Location:||CSAC Conference Center|
|1020 11th Street, 2nd floor|
About the Program
Budget cuts—recent and proposed—are transforming CalWORKs, the state’s welfare program. Experts and representatives of state and local government will talk about the evolution of the CalWORKs program, its current challenges, and future directions.
Kim Belshé, senior policy advisor, PPIC
Caroline Danielson, policy fellow, PPIC
Scott Graves, senior policy analyst, California Budget Project
David Lesher, director of government affairs, PPIC
Will Lightbourne, director, California Department of Social Services
Bruce Wagstaff, chief deputy county executive, Sacramento County
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.