Episodes

Interview with Nicole Parra

Interview with Nicole Parra

Today we welcome State Senate candidate, Nicole Parra. Nicole is a former California Assemblymember, running in the 16th Senate District. We discuss her run for State Senator, overcoming challenges with water in the 16th district, her experience in politics, and...

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Interview with Dr. Eugene Allen

Interview with Dr. Eugene Allen

Today we welcome to SacTown Talks, Dr. Eugene Allen. Allen is a medical doctor, activist, family man, community leader, and is running for Insurance Commissioner 2022. Today, we discuss Dr. Allen's focus, community work, and his campaign for California Insurance...

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Interview with Chris Micheli

Interview with Chris Micheli

Today we welcome to SacTown Talks, Chris Micheli. Micheli is a Principal at Aprea & Micheli, Inc. and Adjunct Professor at McGeorge School of Law. As a lobbyist, attorney, author, and professor, Micheli has many great stories and plenty of wisdom to share. Today,...

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Interview with Assemblymember Tom Lackey

Interview with Assemblymember Tom Lackey

Today we welcome Assemblymember Tom Lackey of the 36th Assembly District, encompassing Antelope Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, and Palmdale. Before his work in the political space, Mr. Lackey was a special education teacher and a member of the California Highway Patrol...

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Interview with Tim Sparapani

Interview with Tim Sparapani

Today we welcome Tim Sparapani, a constitutional law advocate and Senior Policy Fellow at CALinnovates, to discuss the past, present, and future of Proposition 22. Tim takes us on a journey from the Dynamex Decision to AB 5 to Proposition 22 to the appeals court...

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Interview with Rick Goddard

Interview with Rick Goddard

Today our guest is Rick Goddard, CEO of Caylym, who joins us to discuss their Guardian system. The Guardian creates a raindrop effect over the target area and using a standard cargo plane, crews can drop over 4,000 gallons every 10 minutes from the air 24 hours a day....

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Interview with Assemblymember Chris Ward

Interview with Assemblymember Chris Ward

Today we welcome Assemblymember Christopher Ward of the 78th Assembly District, covering the San Diego coast. He joins us for an in-depth look at AB 1771: The California Housing Speculation Act, which would impose a tax of up to 25% on an investor’s net capital gain...

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Interview with Paul Mitchell Part 2

Interview with Paul Mitchell Part 2

Welcome back for part 2 of our SacTown Talks episode with Paul Mitchell. Paul is an expert on California redistricting: he founded Redistricting Partners, Inc and is the VP of Political Data Intelligence. Today’s episode cover’s the details of California’s lost...

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Interview with Paul Mitchell Part 1

Interview with Paul Mitchell Part 1

Welcome to a special two-part SacTown Talks episode with Paul Mitchell. Paul is an expert on California redistricting: he founded Redistricting Partners, Inc and is the VP of Political Data Intelligence. Today’s episode cover’s his background, how California...

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