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8th Feb 2021

John McMullen Show: Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia. February 8, 2021

Eduardo Garcia, CA 56th District Assemblymember, talks with John about a Berkshire Hathaway venture to extract Lithium from the Salton Sea and about efforts underway to restore the sea and repair marine habitat, as well as the prospects for recreation to return to the Eastern Coachella Valley body of water. They also discuss the importance of and efforts underway to shore up education and technology infrastructure that would make the region extremely attractive to businesses that drive economic stability with a full four-year STEM-oriented university campus and gigabit bandwidth Valley-wide. Plus, the inequity issues that exist with getting vulnerable food workers and other labor groups priority for COVID protection with access to vaccinations, particularly amongst agriculture workers in the Eastern Coachella Valley.

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Talking about the people, places and things that make our lives interesting every day.
The John McMullen Show features topical conversation and interviews dealing with the A to Z of everyday life. Current Events to Exploring Curiosity, John delves into a variety of ideas, interests, and issues. Based in the Greater Palm Springs area of Southern California, the program covers the bases from the Coachella Valley to the Golden State, the USA and the Globe... everyday is a different adventure and welcomes listeners interaction. The show is broadcast live from 4 to 6 pm Pacific Time every Monday through Friday on www.iHubRadio.com and features excerpts and unique content as part of this podcast library.