Hello IIA and AGA Members!
Please note that the AGA is offering IIA members the discounted AGA-member price!
The March Monthly Meeting of the Sacramento Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants will be held on Tuesday, March 19th at the State Controller’s Office (SCO), 3301 C Street, Entrance 750 at the Cannery Business Park (see attached map). Dan Walters, political columnist for the Sacramento Bee, will talk about California’s economic and budget situation in light of the passage of Proposition 30 from the last election, the Democrat’s supermajority in both houses, and other important issues such as the Governor’s support of the Bullet Train and his “shake-up” of the budgets for K-12 education. If this is the first time that you have heard Dan speak, it is a great opportunity to ask Dan his expert opinion on issues facing the Golden State!
Reserve your seat now and receive 1 hour CPE for this presentation!
When: Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Time: 11:30 am Social, Lunch served @ 11:45 am; adjourned @ 1:00 pm
Where: State Controller’s Office, Conference Center,
3301 C Street, Entrance 750 (back side of building)
Speaker: Dan Walters, Political Columnist, Sacramento Bee
Cost: $15 Members; $18 Non-members
Menu: To be announced
About Our Speaker:
Dan Walters has been a journalist for more than a half-century, spending all but a few of those years working for California newspapers. At one point in his career, at age 22, he was the nation's youngest daily newspaper editor. Dan joined The Sacramento Union's Capitol bureau in 1975, just as Jerry Brown began his governorship, and later became the Union's Capitol bureau chief. In 1981, he began writing the state's only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic, and social events. In 1984, he and the column moved to The Sacramento Bee. He has written more than 7,500 columns about California and its politics and his column now appears in more than 50 California newspapers.
Dan has written about California and its politics for a number of other publications, including The Wall Street Journal and the Christian Science Monitor. In 1986, his book, The New California: Facing the 21st Century, was published in its first edition. He is also the founding editor of the California Political Almanac; the co-author of a book on lobbying entitled The Third House: Lobbyists, Money and Power in Sacramento, and contributed chapters to two other books, Remaking California and The New Political Geography of California. He is also a frequent guest on national television news shows, commenting on California politics.
So…….Reserve your seat now by replying to this email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We must know if you are coming by noon, Friday, March 15th so that you will be included in the lunch count. CPE certificates will be sent via email attachment.
I’m looking forward to seeing you there!
Al Quint, CPA
AGA Sacramento Chapter