NewsConference: Austin Beutner, 2020 Commission
Austin Beutner is the Co-Chair of the blue ribbon LA 2020 Commission. A panel put together by LA City Council President Herb Wesson. The commission came out with a number of recommendations on what needs to change not only shine but also how to keep up with other cities.
NBC4's "News Conference" is Southern California's longest running political and public affairs interview program. Since its first broadcast in 1966, "News Conference" had as guests numerous political leaders and policy makers discussing issues of national and local importance. Past moderators include Tom Brokaw, Jess Marlow and Linda Douglass. "News Conference" airs Sunday at 9 a.m. following "Meet the Press" and 11:35 p.m. following the news. The show is hosted by NBC4 LA political reporter Conan Nolan.