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Original Air Date: January 17, 2013

Overview

CSBA’s 2013 Forecast Webcast features Christopher Thornberg, one of California’s leading economic forecasters, along with an expert panel moderated by CSBA Executive Director Vernon M. Billy. The webcast includes discussion on education and economic issues following the presidential election and Californians’ vote on Propositions 30 and 38 and the budget proposal Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled in January. Assistant Executive Director for Governmental Relations Dennis Meyers and his team look ahead to the new legislative session, when CSBA will help refine Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed weighted student funding formula.

The Program

Welcome: Cindy Marks, President, CSBA
Introduction: Vernon M. Billy, Executive Director, CSBA
Economic Forecast: Christopher Thornberg, Founding Partner, Beacon Economics
Budget Update: Dennis Meyers, Assistant Executive Director, Governmental Relations, CSBA
Federal Update: Erika Hoffman, Legislative Advocate, CSBA

Issue Panel Discussion:

   Moderator: Vernon M. Billy, Executive Director, California School Boards Association

   Panelists:

  • Christopher Thornberg, Founding Partner, Beacon Economics
  • Dennis Meyers, Assistant Executive Director, Governmental Relations, CSBA
  • Andrea Ball, Legislative Advocate, Governmental Relations, CSBA
  • Jai Sookprasert, Assistant Director, Government Relations, California School Employees Association

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