Buckmaster SHow 2/17/2017: Tucson’s push for a 1/2 cent sales tax hike

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview features Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild. The Friday Roundtable includes Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial writer and columnist for the Arizona Daily Star, and Linda Valdez, editorial writer and columnist for The Arizona Republic. Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business, hosts Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 2/16/17: AZ tech gets legislative attention

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with United States Representative Tom O’Halleran, a Democrat representing Arizona’s 1st Congressional District. Then, Alex Rodriguez, Southern Arizona director for The Arizona Technology Council. Plus, John Durham of the Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society talks about the just published 2nd Edition of “The Field Guide to Cacti & Other Succulents of Arizona.”

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Buckmaster Show 2/15/2017: A conversation with Pulitzer Prize Photographer Jack Dykinga

Today on Buckmaster – Suffering from back pain?  Victoria Maizes, executive director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Integrative Medicine, has advice. Also, a conversation with Jack Dykinga, who is the subject of a new book “Jack Dykinga, A Photographer’s Life, A Journey from Pulitizer Prize-Winning Photojournalist to Celebrated Nature Photographer.”

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Buckmaster Show 2/14/2017: Arizona at 105

Today on Buckmaster – An update on Flu Season 2017 from Dr. Francisco Garcia, director of the Pima County Health Department. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Plus, where we have been and where we may be heading as we reflect on the day Arizona was admitted to the United States. We talk with Dr. Thomas Sheridan, Distinguished UA Professor and author of “Arizona, a History” published by the University of Arizona Press.

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Buckmaster Show 2/13/2017: Trump’s space agenda

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off featuring commentators Don Jorgensen and Bruce Ash. Plus Susann Miller has the monthly Better Business Bureau Scam Alert. Then our monthly visit with Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute.

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Buckmaster Show 2/10/2017: Will Arizonans pay more for better roads?

Today on Buckmaster – Our Friday Focus interview is with Jim DeGrood, deputy director of the Pima Association of Governments and the Regional Transportation Authority. The Friday Roundtable features Tim Steller, columnist, The Arizona Daily Star, and Jim Nintzel, columnist, The Tucson Weekly. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist, hosts Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 2/9/2017: Pima County appeals World View ruling

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Sharon Bronson, chairwoman of the Pima County Board of Supervisors. Then former Parade Magazine Science Editor Dr. David Levy. Also, Xavier Manrique, senior vice president and senior relationship manager for Wells Fargo Commercial Banking Office. Plus, City of Tucson Ward 3 Democratic Council Candidate Paul Durham.

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Buckmaster Show 2/8/2017: UA Biosphere 2 celebrates another milestone

Today on BuckmasterGeorge H. Amos III, CEO and president of Tucson Realty & Trust Company. Also, Paul Hartner, spokesman for the Tucson Gem, Mineral and Fossil Showcase at the Tucson Convention Center this weekend. Plus, John Adams, deputy director of UA Biosphere 2.

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Buckmaster Show 2/7/2017: The dangers of out-of-date medicines

Today on BuckmasterTerry Bracy, Buckmaster contributor on Washington and governmental affairs. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Also our monthly Your Meds segment with Dr. Ray Woosley, former University of Arizona College of Medicine dean and creator of the CredibleMeds.org website. Plus, Tucson Weekly Arts Writer Margaret Regan with the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 2/6/2016: America’s foreign affairs worries

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off features commentators Jeff Rogers and John Munger. Then our monthly visit with the Buckmaster contributor on foreign affairs and the military. We talk with General John A. Wickham, Jr., former Chief of Staff for the United States Army.

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