In a meeting with scores of lawmakers and policy experts this week, Governor-elect Jerry Brown described the worsening state budget crisis, past failed attempts to fix the budget and the unsustainability of a $25 billion budget deficit. Meanwhile, legislators put off action on outgoing Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s proposed budget. In a broadcast from our Sacramento studios, we explore budget issues with state capitol journalists.

Guests:
Kevin Yamamura, senior writer for the Sacramento Bee
Evan Halper, Sacramento bureau chief for the Los Angeles Times

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