Dr. Kirst and Dr. Straus were both re-elected as President and Vice President of the board, respectively, and it was announced that Dr. Carl Cohn has stepped down from the board. His absence creates a second vacancy on the board. In other news, it was announced that both Diane Hernandez,
The Assembly Budget Committee met today for an initial review of the Governor’s proposed 2015-16 Budget. Unlike the more detailed Budget Subcommittee hearings that will follow, this hearing was comprised of an overview presented by the Department of Finance (DOF), with commentary and analysis by the Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO).
Usually, California Governors are sworn into office during elaborate ceremonies and a few days later provide a speech to a joint session of the Legislature called the “State of the State.” But today, on the first day of back to work for the Legislature after the holiday, Governor Brown found