October 1, 1986 |
In a rare instance of election-year harmony, California Democratic and Republican party leaders joined Tuesday in denouncing Proposition 64, the Lyndon H. LaRouche-backed anti-AIDS ballot initiative. "AIDS is a nonpartisan disease and affects Republicans and Democrats equally," Democratic Party Chairwoman Betty Smith said at a joint press conference with her Republican counterpart, Clair W. Burgener.
March 7, 1997
These appointments were made recently by the governor. * Roy A. Anderson of La Canada has been appointed to the Electrical Oversight Board, created last year to help oversee the deregulation of the state's electric industry. Anderson, 77, was the chairman and chief executive of Lockheed Corp. from 1956 to 1985. No salary. No Senate confirmation required. * Clair W.
December 5, 1991
The membership was announced Wednesday of the committee that will search for a successor to retiring University of California President David P. Gardner. The committee, all members of the UC Board of Regents, will be headed by Jacques S. Yeager, a construction company executive from Riverside. Also appointed to the selection panel by board Chairwoman Meredith Khachigian were Harold M. Williams, president of the J. Paul Getty Trust in Los Angeles; Dean A.
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September 21, 1995 |
Top University of California officials Wednesday issued a statement of support for UC Irvine Chancellor Laurel L. Wilkening, whose administration was accused by Lt. Gov. Gray Davis this week of downplaying the campus's fertility clinic scandal. "Chancellor Wilkening enjoys our full support for her effective leadership in addressing the matters related to the Center for Reproductive Health," UC President Jack W. Peltason and Board of Regents Chairman Clair W. Burgener said in a joint statement.
April 30, 1989 |
Governor Issued proclamations designating next week as Days of Rememberance for the Victims of the Holocaust, and the month of May as Neighborhood Watch Crime Prevention Month. Will hold a ceremony honoring Older Californians Month in Sacramento on Wednesday, and play in Muscular Dystrophy Capitol Classic Charity Golf Tournament in Sacramento on Friday. Appointed Thomas G. Beermann of Sacramento as his deputy press secretary. Beermann, 30, replaces Donna Lucas, who moved over to the treasurer's office.
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March 26, 1990
With the exception of one Los Angeles resident, the seven members of San Diego Gas & Electric's board of directors are San Diegans. Members of the largely home-grown group are active in local business, civic and charitable circles. * Clair W. Burgener, 68, a director since 1983, is president of a local real estate development firm. He is a former Republican Congressman from La Jolla. * Malin Burnham, 62, is director of a financial services firm and chairman of First National Corp.