Tue, Jun 28, 2011 -- 9:00 AM

State Budget Deal

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Gov. Jerry Brown.
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Gov. Jerry Brown.

California Governor Jerry Brown and Democratic leaders announced on Monday that they had reached a deal on a majority-vote budget. We get the details on the plan, which is expected to come up for a vote today.

Host: Michael Krasny


  • John Myers, KQED's Sacramento bureau chief
  • Jean Ross, executive director of the California Budget Project, a public policy research group based in Sacramento
  • Jim Nielsen, state assemblyman (R) representing California's 2nd District and vice chair of the Assembly Budget Committee
  • Jon Fleischman, GOP strategist and publisher of, a website on California politics
  • Mark Leno, state senator (D) representing California's 3rd District and chair of the senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee

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