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April 17, 1991 | RICHARD C. PADDOCK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Gov. Pete Wilson, heading toward dramatic cutbacks in state spending, turned Tuesday to budget veteran Russell Gould to take the helm of the vast Health and Welfare Agency. Gould, chief deputy director of the state Department of Finance, was named secretary of the Health and Welfare Agency at one of the most troubled times in its history. With the state facing a $12.
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March 22, 1994 | CARL INGRAM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Senate President Pro Tem Bill Lockyer on Monday sidetracked the nomination of Gov. Pete Wilson's state budget director while a Senate committee investigates charges that false testimony was given on a proposed Mojave Desert nuclear waste dump two years ago. The Democratic lawmaker's motion to send the pending confirmation of Russell Gould back to the Rules Committee, which had previously approved him, occurred without dissent amid renewed controversy over the safety of the Ward Valley site.
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NEWS
March 19, 1992 | From a Times Staff Writer
Opponents of the proposed Ward Valley nuclear waste dump in the Mojave Desert scored a victory in the Legislature on Wednesday by blocking a confirmation vote on the man Gov. Pete Wilson appointed as his Cabinet secretary on health and welfare.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 10, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The state Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Gov. Pete Wilson's appointment of Russell Gould as secretary of health and welfare and James H. Gomez as director of prisons. Gomez, a former chief deputy director of corrections, was approved 36 to 0, while Gould, a career state employee, was confirmed 30 to 1. Gomez left his post as a $130,000 deputy county executive in Santa Clara County to take the $100,000 state prisons post, which is regarded as one of the toughest jobs in state government.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 10, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The state Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Gov. Pete Wilson's appointment of Russell Gould as secretary of health and welfare and James H. Gomez as director of prisons. Gomez, a former chief deputy director of corrections, was approved 36 to 0, while Gould, a career state employee, was confirmed 30 to 1. Gomez left his post as a $130,000 deputy county executive in Santa Clara County to take the $100,000 state prisons post, which is regarded as one of the toughest jobs in state government.
NEWS
March 22, 1994 | CARL INGRAM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Senate President Pro Tem Bill Lockyer on Monday sidetracked the nomination of Gov. Pete Wilson's state budget director while a Senate committee investigates charges that false testimony was given on a proposed Mojave Desert nuclear waste dump two years ago. The Democratic lawmaker's motion to send the pending confirmation of Russell Gould back to the Rules Committee, which had previously approved him, occurred without dissent amid renewed controversy over the safety of the Ward Valley site.
BUSINESS
January 18, 1996 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
Russell Gould, who as Gov. Pete Wilson's finance director oversaw state budgets in some of the state's leanest years, resigned to become director of financial advisory services for Metropolitan West Securities. . . . Exxon Corp. said it will receive $300 million from Lloyd's of London and about 250 other underwriters in a partial settlement of a lawsuit to recover expenses stemming from the 1989 Valdez oil spill. . . . New York City's Fifth Avenue, home to Tiffany & Co.
NEWS
October 3, 1993 | From a Times Staff Writer
Gov. Pete Wilson shifted a longtime political ally from one job in his Cabinet to another, making Sandra Smoley his new secretary for health and welfare. Smoley, a former Sacramento County supervisor, has been Wilson's secretary for state and consumer services for less than a year. As head of the Health and Welfare Agency, she will supervise 40,000 employees and manage a budget of more than $12 billion. A registered nurse, Smoley, 57, will replace Russell Gould.
NEWS
July 8, 1993 | From a Times Staff Writer
Thomas W. Hayes, Gov. Pete Wilson's finance director, resigned Wednesday to become managing director of Metropolitan West Securities, a Los Angeles-based brokerage firm. Hayes, who has also served as the Legislature's auditor general and as state treasurer, has been the governor's principal adviser on budget issues since just before Wilson took office in 1991.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 16, 1993 | MARIA L. La GANGA and CARL INGRAM, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Despite several years of review, serious safety and liability issues regarding the proposed Ward Valley low-level nuclear waste dump in the Mojave Desert have not been resolved, according to a Senate report released Friday. The report calls for a hearing to address such issues as ground-water contamination, the possibility of large amounts of waste from nuclear power plants going to the dump, the liability for potential mishaps and the track record of U.S.
NEWS
March 19, 1992 | From a Times Staff Writer
Opponents of the proposed Ward Valley nuclear waste dump in the Mojave Desert scored a victory in the Legislature on Wednesday by blocking a confirmation vote on the man Gov. Pete Wilson appointed as his Cabinet secretary on health and welfare.
NEWS
April 17, 1991 | RICHARD C. PADDOCK, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Gov. Pete Wilson, heading toward dramatic cutbacks in state spending, turned Tuesday to budget veteran Russell Gould to take the helm of the vast Health and Welfare Agency. Gould, chief deputy director of the state Department of Finance, was named secretary of the Health and Welfare Agency at one of the most troubled times in its history. With the state facing a $12.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 14, 2005 | Rebecca Trounson, Times Staff Writer
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Tuesday named former California finance director Russell Gould and San Francisco Bay Area real estate developer Leslie Tang Schilling to the University of California Board of Regents. The appointment of Gould, 55, an executive with Wachovia Bank and Metropolitan West Securities, marks his second appearance on UC's governing board. Named to the panel by Gov.
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