Panelists Bemoan Calif.'s Broken Budget Process

Saskal, Rich
October 2010
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/8/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 37, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the criticisms regarding the budget process of California by several panelists at The Bond Buyer's California Public Conference including Fred Silva, Sunne Wright McPeak and Howard Cure.


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