Sacramento 2021

Marcos Bretón from The Sacramento Bee and Ed Goldman from The Goldman State join host Scott Syphax to talk about current issues in Sacramento and their outlook on the year ahead in 2021.​ Original airdate: January 8, 2021

COVID-19 Update

​What’s in store for the future as COVID-19 infections increase and vaccines become available? Dr. David Lubarsky, UC Davis Health CEO, joins host Scott Syphax for a discussion about the virus, what UC Davis Health is doing in regards to

Councilmember Steve Hansen

As the first openly gay councilmember in the history of Sacramento, Steve Hansen has forged a path for others to follow. Outgoing Sacramento Councilmember Steve Hansen joins host Scott Syphax for a conversation about his tenure, his achievements, and his

Sacramento Police Chief

​Sacramento City Police Chief Daniel Hahn joins host Scott Syphax for a conversation about being Sacramento’s first Black police chief, the Black Lives Matter movement, police morale, defunding the police, systemic racism, civil unrest, COVID-related law enforcement issues, and more.

California Lieutenant Governor

What is the role of California’s Lt. Governor? Eleni Kounalakis is the first woman in California’s history elected to the office. She joins host Scott Syphax for a conversation about her role in California’s leadership, how California is doing during

Caring for Caregivers

Who cares for the caregivers and how best to do so? Nadine Roberts Cornish is a certified senior advisor, gerontologist, caregiver expert, speaker, and author of “Tears In My Gumbo, The Caregiver’s Recipe for Resilience.” She joins host Scott Syphax

The State of Downtown Sacramento

Everything we have faced as a nation has shown up in downtown Sacramento either first or with more intensity than in other parts of our region. Four local leaders join host Scott Syphax for a conversation about recovery and the

Sacramento’s Unknown History

Sacramento’s history is full of secrets and little known facts. Historian William Burg, a prolific author and regular speaker on some of the capital city’s most entertaining stories, joins host Scott Syphax for a conversation on Sacramento’s past and its

Columnist Marcos Bretón

Marcos Bretón of The Sacramento Bee joins Scott Syphax for a conversation about Sacramento’s leadership managing its response to COVID, the aftermath of the death of George Floyd, and other events during 2020. Original airdate: August 28, 2020