State Treasurer Calls for Divestment from Gun Companies

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America's two biggest pension funds are the California Teachers' and Public Employees' Retirement Systems — abbreviated as CalSTRS  and CalPERS. Have they invested in companies that make military-style assault weapons like the one used to kill so many children last week in Newtown Connecticut? California's State Treasurer, Bill Lockyer, wants to know.

Credits

Guest:
Bill Lockyer - California State Treasurer

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Anna Scott, Caitlin Shamberg, Christian Bordal