Bill Watkins is the chief economist for CERF at California Lutheran University. Each year, he produces an economic forecast for Ventura County. He gives us a mid-year update on Ventura County’s 2012 economic picture.

Bill Watkins, California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Research and Forecasting Director, answers in-depth questions about his 2012 Ventura County economic forecast.

Adina Nack is a professor at Cal Lutheran University. She’s a medical sociologist whose research has focused on sexual health. We investigate Gov. Rick Perry’s controversial decision to vaccinate Texas schoolgirls with Gardasi., and explain what the decision means for those girls and their parents.

Guests include political pollster and pundit Scott Rasmussen, author of Damaged Goods, Adina Nack and Peter Bregman, CEO of Bregman Partners.

Leading Ventura County businessman, Ed Lyons, speaks about his relationship to California Lutheran University and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes prior to the CERF Conference.

Bill Wadkins give meaning to the economic recovery here in Ventura County. The Director of CLU Center for Economic Research & Forecasting joins us to tell us what’s ahead for the Ventura economy in 2011.