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CAPITOL TELEVISION NEWS SERVICE

SACRAMENTO, CA

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FAX: (916) 446-7893

Thursday, June 14, 2007

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1. VILLINES AT PRESS CLUB VO/SOT

Assembly Republican Leader Mike Villines (R-Clovis) is the guest at this month's Sacramento Press Club Lunch. He is expected to discuss the state budget which is due to pass the legislature by tomorrow, which is highly unlikely, among other topics. Efforting soundbites and video.

2. PRISON SELECT COMMITTEE HEARING VO/SOT

The Assembly Select Committee on prisons will discuss oversight of the transfer of California inmates to private prisons that are out of state. A judge recently approved such transfers which had been challenged and the legislature approved a prison plan that included allowing for such transfers until adequate space is available for prisoners and rehabilitation in state facilities. Efforting soundbites and video.

3. FOSTER KID HEARING VO/SOT

The Assembly Select Committee on Foster Care will conduct a hearing to determine whether bills signed last year to improve services for children in foster care and those who have turned 18 and left the program have been properly implemented. Efforting soundbites and video.

4. MARINE RECRUITING OFFICER CHANGES VO/SOT

The Commanding Officer of Sacramento's United States Marine Recruiting Station which serves much of Northern California will give up his command to another officer in a ceremony at the State Capitol. Efforting soundbites and video.

5. CAPITOL POWER ALERT VO/SOT

The Department of General Services notified Capitol officials to conserve power after a heating and cooling systems failure at a Central Power Plant that serves the State Capitol and other nearby state buildings. Efforting soundbites and video.

--FYI ONLY - NO VIDEO--

Super Walmart Protest - Green Party activists will protest construction of a Super WalMart near Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield.

GOVERNOR'S SCHEDULE

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is in Bakersfield for a town hall meeting on health care, prisons, budget and the environment.

LEGISLATURE'S SCHEDULE

The Assembly convenes at 9:30 A.M. The Senate checks in as is required to collect per diem.

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