Former Governors Schwarzenegger And Davis Reflect On Challenges Facing California Tuesday, January 8, 2019 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger at the inauguration of Gavin Newsom on Jan. 7, 2019.Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio With all eyes on the California governor’s mansion, two men who held that office reflect on the challenges they faced in office. Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke with Ben Adler at the Capitol after Gov. Gavin Newsom’s inauguration about the tough budget decisions facing the state a decade ago. Former Gov. Gray Davis spoke with Beth Ruyak in the Insight studio last week about the state’s response to wildfires and a story of survival from his own family in Butte County.