SacTown Talks by the Nooner with Scott Lay

Image Lt. Governor Eleni Kounalakis sitting at the table for the Sactown Talks Podcast

Lt. Governor Kounalakis at the Sactown Talks by the Nooner Podcast

SacTown Talks by the Nooner
By Scott Lay and Gibran Maciel
Episode #71
July 15, 2019


Eleni Kounalakis is California’s Lieutenant Governor – the first woman to be elected to the post. Previously, Eleni served as a United States ambassador to Hungary during the Obama administration and was president of AKT Development. She joins hosts Scott Lay and Gibran Maciel for a wide-ranging discussion on a variety of policy issues.

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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?