SacTown Talks by The Nooner W/ Scott Lay

#66 - James Gallagher

Episode Summary

James Gallagher is a California State Assemblymember for the 3rd District, which includes Chico, Paradis. and the greater Sacramento Valley. We talk about Gallegher’s background at King Hall and UC Davis Law, of which Scott is also an alumni, his family roots in farming, and then turn to a broader discussion about about California agriculture, water, and of course wildfires, which took a devastating toll on his district and the town of paradise.

Episode Notes

James Gallagher is a California State Assemblymember for the 3rd District, which includes Chico, Paradis. and the greater Sacramento Valley.

We talk about Gallegher’s background at King Hall and UC Davis Law, of which Scott is also an alumni, his family roots in farming, and then turn to a broader discussion about about California agriculture, water, and of course wildfires, which took a devastating toll on his district and the town of paradise.

SHOWNOTES

1:30 - AD 3
2:30 - King Hall
3:50 - Rice farming
6:30 - Paradise
20:45 - California Ag
24:00 - Forestry management
25:10 - PG&E
29:00 - SB 901
39:15 - Major bills
45:40 - Law enforcement shootings
52:10 - Gun laws
55:50 - Trump
1:00:15 - Why run?
1:02::00 - Whats next?