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Author: Diana Albarran

2018 Annual Dinner:
Women Transforming Our Worlds

Please join us at the 2018 Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs Gala! The Pat Brown Institute is a nonprofit, non-partisan public policy center dedicated to sustaining the vision and legacy of former California Governor Edmund G. “Pat” Brown. The Institute pursues social justice and quality of opportunity, enlightened civic engagement, and an enhanced quality of life for all Californians. This year we are celebrating Women Transforming Our Worlds. This year as never before, their achievements have demonstrated that real change is possible through civic engagement.

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2017 Summit of Possibilities:
People, Community and Progress

On Thursday, November 9th, over 250 community leaders, public officials, and residents from Southeast Los Angeles (SELA) gathered for the 2017 SELA Transportation Summit: Critical Choices Ahead. SELA, a traditionally overlooked area in Los Angeles County, is set to undergo major transportation-related changes and receive newfound attention in the years ahead. The Summit put a spotlight on the key decisions facing the community, local civic leaders, and policymakers and the ways in which transportation can help to reshape the community at large.

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2017 Trade Policy Conference

On October 5th, 2017, the Pat Brown Institute for Public Affairs at Cal State LA, in association with the World Trade Center LA and the LAEDC, held its 2017 Annual Policy Conference, “Should California Have Its Own Trade Policy?”. The conference featured in-depth discussions that examined the role of California, the nation’s largest state and the world’s sixth largest economy, in international trade and investment policies.

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