The Maddy Report “Bond Measures: Are Californians Paying More for Less” will air at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 7, on ABC 30. The 30-minute program is hosted by Mark J. Keppler, executive director of the Maddy Institute, and will feature Little Hoover Commission Executive Director Carole D’Elia and Sacramento Bee columnist Dan Walters. At 10 a.m. The Maddy Report – Valley Views Edition “Local Bonds: Unnecessary Expense or Necessary Investment?” will air an hour-long broadcast on Newstalk 580 and 105.9 KMJ radio featuring Ruth Quinto with Fresno Unified School District, Robert Groeber with the Visalia Unified School District, Michael Johnson and Don Ulrick with Clovis Unified School District, and Mike Lime with the City of Fresno. The Spanish-language version of the weekly report, El Informe Maddy Report “Follow the Money: A Primer on the California Budget Process” will air at 7:30 a.m. on Univision 21 and UniMas 61 with host Maria Jeans and will feature Edgar Cabral, Analista Oficina de Analisis Legislativo. The Maddy Report programs, which cover how state and federal policy impacts California and the San Joaquin Valley, also air statewide on The Cal Channel at www.calchannel.com. Previous Maddy Report programs can be viewed at www.maddyinstitute.com.
INFO: Mark J. Keppler at 559.278.1133.
(University Communications news assistant Ron Camacho contributed to this report.)