Buckmaster Show 12/5/2016: New strain on US-China relations

Today on Buckmaster – We start our week as we do every week with the Monday Political Face-Off featuring commentators Don Jorgensen and Bruce Ash. Then, then former United States Army Chief of Staff General John A. Wickham, Jr. the Buckmaster contributor on national security and foreign affairs.

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Buckmaster Show 12/2/2016: New leadership in Downtown Tucson

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Kathleen Eriksen, CEO, Downtown Tucson Partnership. Our Friday Roundtable features Dylan Smith of TucsonSentinel.com and Jim Nintzel, columnist for The Tucson Weekly. Plus, Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 12/1/2016: Is it time for America to come together?

Today on Buckmaster -The Monthly Showdown where the right and left sit down at the table and hopefully find some common ground. Commentators are David Morales and Shaun McClusky address the question: is it time for Americans to come together? Then, newly-elected Arizona State Representative Pamela Powers Hannley (D-District 9). Also, we talk with Buckmaster Legal Contributor Attorney Don Loose.

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Buckmaster Show 11/30/2016: New TUSD board member could be swing vote

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Also, we talk with Barbi Reuter, Chief Operating Officer, PICOR Commercial Real Estate Services Inc. Plus, newly elected Tucson Unified School District Governing Board Member Rachael Sedgwick.

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Buckmaster Show 11/29/2016: When too much homework becomes counterproductive

Today on Buckmaster – State Senator Steve Smith, chair of the Arizona Senate Committee on Commerce & Public Safety. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Then, Michael McDonald, CEO of the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. Plus, when is too much homework a bad thing? We talk with Buckmaster Education Contributor Dr. Robert Hendricks of the UA College of Education.

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Buckmaster Show 11/28/2016: How Mexico views the Trump presidency

Today on Buckmaster – the Monday Political Face-off features Commentators John Munger and Don Jorgensen. Then Buckmaster Mexico Contributor Keith Rosenblum checks in from Mexico City. Plus, Michelle Armstrong of Tohono Chul Park.

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Buckmaster Show 11/23/2016: Practicing Gratitude on Thanksgiving and beyond

Today on Buckmaster – Our monthly visit with Victoria Maizes, MD, executive director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Integrative Medicine. We will discuss gratitude on Thanksgiving and beyond. Also, a newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham.

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Buckmaster Show 11/22/2016: Whatever happened to civility in politics?

Today on Buckmaster – On this the 53rd anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, we present a conversation about civility with former United States Representative Ron Barber. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Then, Anthony Gimino previews Friday’s Duel in the Desert between UA and ASU. Plus, Visit Tucson’s Dan Gibson with the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 11/21/2016: Expected state and federal education changes

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features Commentators Bruce Ash and Aaron Rottenstein. Also, we talk with Tucson Weekly education writer David Safier.

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Buckmaster Show 11/18/2016: Efforts underway to raise Tucson’s sales tax

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

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