TITLE

Trying to shine the Golden State

PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/17/92, Vol. 112 Issue 6, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions whether or not Peter Ueberroth can polish the state's recession-tarnished economy. Gov. Pete Wilson has tapped the former baseball commissioner and travel executive to head a panel to keep businesses in California. The ways in which the panel will study on how to improve employee training; The panel's goals; When the help is needed; New defense cuts.
ACCESSION #
9202173212

 

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