Lenny Mendonca was tapped by Gov. Newsom to be the state’s Chief Economic and Business Advisor, so when he talks about the state’s economic health he has great insight. He also happens to be an expert economists who has written several books on the topic. Read more about his resume here. Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton talk to Lenny about important state topics like the pairing back of state regulations, why it costs more to do business in California than in other states and why Lenny is a backer of High Speed Rail and why he still believes it will be built in California and why he believes it will be an economic game-changer for Central California.
If you’re feeling hopeless about California’s economy, don’t miss hearing from one of the state’s top experts on California’s economy and find out why he’s anything but hopeless. Thanks to Terry’s House for being our title sponsor on the podcast!