A newsmaker interview with newly-appointed Tucson Unified School District Governing Board Member Bruce Burke. Then it’s time to Talk Travel with Ryan Hansen of Bon Voyage Travel. At 12:30pm, we talk with Jaime Vinck, CEO of Sierra Tucson. And we close out the program with Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute.
Shelly Fishman guests hosts and gets the show rolling with an interview with Dean Steven Higginbotham of the Pima Community College School of Fine Arts. Next, he breaks down the Democratic proposals to correct income inequality and restore some balance to the budget as part of his Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. To close out the show, Shelly speaks with David Safier of the Tucson Weekly about the state of education in Arizona. How we stack up against other States and a proposal by TUSD to reopen a long-shuttered middle school.
Ben Buehler-Garcia guest hosts the Monday Political Face-off with commentators Alison Jones, chair of the Pima County Democratic Party, and David Eppihimer, chair of the Pima County Republican Party. Then, what’s with these six-hour delays at the Nogales border? We will get the latest from Buckmaster Mexico Contributor Keith Rosenblum. Plus Buckmaster Show historian Ken Scoville on how Christmas gift buying has changed over the years.
Dylan Smith, editor and publisher of TucsonSentinel.com, hosts the Friday Focus interview with Pima County Supervisors Chairman Richard Elias. The Friday Roundtable features Joe Ferguson, political writer for the Arizona Daily Star, and Jim Nintzel, executive editor of The Tucson Weekly. Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business has Weekend Watch.
A newsmaker interview with Will Humble, former Arizona Department of Health Director and now Executive Director of the Arizona Public Health Association. Then an update on the Tucson real estate scene from Rosey Koberlein, CEO of Long Companies. Plus Attorney Don Loose, the Buckmaster legal contributor.
A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Then we talk with Karen Cesare, board member for the Central Arizona Water Conservation District. Plus, David Leighton, Street Smarts Columnist for the Arizona Daily Star and J. J. Lamb, director of the Vail Preservation Society.
Terry Bracy, the Buckmaster Show contributor in Washington DC. Then Financial Consultant and Commentator Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Also our monthly Your Meds segment with former University of Arizona College of Medicine Dean, Founder-Emeritus of C-PATH and Creator of CredibleMeds.org Dr. Ray Woosley. Plus longtime Tucson Weekly Arts Writer Margaret Regan with the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.
We get the ball rolling with the Monday Political Face-off featuring Commentators John Munger and Jeff Rogers. Then our monthly visit with retired United States Army Chief of Staff General John A. Wickham, Jr.
Ben Buehler-Garcia guests hosts with a conversation with Kim Sisson, Executive Director (Tucson Chapter) & National Board Member of Stand Up For Kids. SUFK is the nation’s largest all volunteer organization working with homeless teens and street kids. Next, he talks with Ted Maxwell, President & CEO of the Southern Arizona Leadership Council, about what Tucson should expect coming up in 2020 and also about why we should be thankful for those who serve in our military.
James Beard Foundation Best Chef Janos Wilder, owner of Downtown Kitchen joins us with some pre-Thanksgiving tips. Also Financial Commentator and Consultant Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Then Thanksgiving and the art of gratitude with Buckmaster Spiritual and Faith Contributor Father Robert Hendrickson, rector at Saint Philips in the Hills Episcopal Church. Plus AllSportsTucson.com Founder Anthony Gimino previews this weekend’s Territorial Cup matchup between UA and ASU.