UPDATE NOV 22: Here’s another interview with Quan, from Friday’s This Week in Northern California:
It ‘s extremely early in the game, but to date, Jean Quan’s governing style looks like it will be different than that of her predecessor, Ron Dellums’, in one obvious way: She is making a lot of media appearances. (Quan will appear on This Week in Northern California tonight at 7:30 p.m. on KQED TV.)
Today, The California Report aired a profile of Quan, featuring the Oakland Mayor-Elect talking with KQED’s Rachel Dornhelm about Quan’s history as an activist, politician, and citizen of Oakland.Here are some extended versions of Quan’s interview answers:
Quan discusses her family’s history in Oakland, which date backs to 1906. Quan talks about the significance of her election as both the first Asian-American and woman mayor of Oakland. Quan discusses her history as an activist, community organizer, and politician.