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Scott Wilk Weekly Update – November 6, 2013


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Wilk Weekly Update – November 6, 2013

Case against Senator Ron Calderon

  • Calls begin for Sen. Ron Calderon to resign his seat due to the information released about investigation:
    • On June 12, 2012, Calderon met with undercover agents posing as film executives at a restaurant in Pico Rivera. The agents were looking to lower the minimum film budget to qualify for a tax credit from $1,000,000 to $500,000. Calderon agreed to lower it to $750,000 if the agents employed his daughter, Jessica, in their fake film company. By August of that year, Jessica was paid $27,000 and had not lifted a finger.
    • The undercover agent offered an extra $50,000 to Calderon if Calderon agreed to employ the agent’s girlfriend, who was also an undercover agent. Calderon quickly agreed and mandated that $5,000 it should go to his son Zachary’s tuition at Berklee College of Music in Boston. The rest went into Californians for Diversity, a slush fund disguised as a nonprofit run by Calderon and his brother Charles.
    • Calderon and the agent booked a seat at The Bank, an ultra-expensive club inside the Bellagio in Las Vegas. There, he racked up a bill of almost $4,000 and took pictures of himself with rappers Nelly and T.I., which he then sent to the agent. Calderon did not report this trip on his state ethics disclosure forms.
  • No charges against Calderon have been filed, and his attorney has publicly dismissed the affidavit.

KHTS Sacramento Trip

  • 65 people have already signed up
  • Last year we had John Chiang as the Keynote Speaker
  • Policy seminars were led be issue area experts and legislators
    • Topics last year were: Education, higher education, CEQA reform, enterprise zones, realignment, budget, health,  high speed rail, and transportation

Community Coffee

  • Next Tuesday, November 12th
  • Come ask questions about legislation in Sacramento share your ideas for the community and learn about resources available to assist you with state government-related issues.
  • Time: 5:30PM-7:00PM
  • Location: Newhall Public Library- 24500 Main Street, Santa Clarita, CA 91321  
  • Call the district office at 661-286-1565 to RSVP or let us know if you’d like to host a Community Coffee

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Scott Wilk Weekly Update – November 6, 2013

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Kyle Jellings grew up in the Santa Clarita Valley and graduated from Canyon High School in 2004. Following his high school career he spent three years at College of the Canyons where he graduated with his Associate's Degree. Kyle then traveled to Utah where he obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Communication: Journalism emphasis from Utah Valley University. While in Utah, Kyle had the opportunity to do many different internships which included a Production Assistant at ESPN 700 and a Media Relations Assistant with the 2009 MLS Cup Champions Real Salt Lake. Kyle was married to his wife Paola in 2008 and they had their first child, Calvin, in August of 2010. When Kyle is not at KHTS he enjoys spending time with his family and being involved in sports in any way.