DEBT TALKS—Chiang on point.
California’s economy is still years away from a full recovery, state Controller John Chiang told a large audience at Bellini Osteria Bar and Lounge in Westlake Village on July 21.
Chiang, the state’s chief fiscal officer, came to the Conejo Valley as part of Ventura County Supervisor Linda Parks’ quarterly dinner series on policy and government.
“The state owes education $20 billion. It owes $10 billion it borrowed from the federal govern...