SacTown Talks by The Nooner W/ Scott Lay

#71 - Eleni Kounalakis

Episode Summary

Eleni Kounalakis is California's Lieutenant Governor - the first woman to be elected to the post. She also previously served as the Obama administration ambassador to Hungary and as president of AKT development. She joins hosts Gibran Maciel and Scott Lay for a wide ranging discussion on a variety of policy issues.

Episode Notes

Eleni Kounalakis is California's Lieutenant Governor - the first woman to be elected to the post. She also previously served as the Obama administration ambassador to Hungary and as president of AKT development. She joins hosts Gibran Maciel and Scott Lay for a wide ranging discussion on a variety of policy issues.

Shownotes

Introduction
2:00 - Making the office work
4:15 - Buying Pencils
13:00 - In the old days the Lt. Governor didn’t have an office, they had a chair 

16:00 - CSU, UC, State Lands Commission, Coastal Commission
28:00 - Kings / Warriors

32:00 - Listening tour 

37:00 - Going the Hungary route
41:00 - Another recession in Sacramento?

45:00 - Housing 

1:03:00 - What’s next?