Buckmaster Show 10/25/2014: City of Tucson pension costs climb

Today on Buckmaster – Our Friday Focus interview is with Tucson Vice-Mayor Paul Cunningham (D- Ward 2). The Friday Roundtable features Mari Herreras, writer for the Tucson Weekly, and Dylan Smith, editor/publisher of the TucsonSentinel.com. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 10/23/2014: The link between job loss and weight gain

Today on Buckmaster -  The on-going candidate interview series spotlights the State Senate race in District 2 between incumbent Democrat Senator Andrea Dalessandro and Republican challenger Daniel Estrella, who join me in studio for a half-hour. Then, University of Arizona researcher Dr. Tricia Haynes breaks down the link between job loss and weight gain. Plus, Buckmaster consumer contributor Tom Collier.

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Buckmaster Show 10/22/2014: Backers of Proposition 122 want more state control over Feds

Today on BuckmasterRegina Suitt, Dean of Adult Education at Pima Community College. Then, our candidate interview series spotlights Arizona Attorney General hopeful Democrat Felecia Rotellini. Also, our companion animal series features a discussion about tumors in cats and dogs with Dr. Cody Alcott of Veterinary Specialty Center Tucson. Plus, former State lawmaker Jonathan Paton discusses Proposition 122.

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Buckmaster Show 10/21/2014: Looking for alternatives to “dark money”

Today on BuckmasterTerry Bracy, Buckmaster contributor on Washington and government affairs. Also, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Then, our continuing candidate interview series spotlights Democrat State Representative Victoria Steele. Plus, Tucson Weekly Arts Editor Margaret Regan has the Buckmaster Arts Report presented by Fox Tucson Theatre.

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Buckmaster Show 10/20/2014: Why Common Core is so controversial

Today on Buckmaster - Political Face-Off with commentators Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then we continue with our candidate interview series spotlighting District 2 Democrat State Rep. Rosanna Gabaldon. Plus, Dr. Robert Hendricks, Buckmaster education contributor on why Common Core is a key centerpiece in the 2014 Election.

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Buckmaster Show 10/17/2014: The push to make every home a safe home

Today on BuckmasterDan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, fills in for the vacationing Bill Buckmaster. The Friday Focus spotlights Patti O’Berry, executive director of Hands of a Friend. Jim Small, editor of the AZ Capitol Times, joins in on a discussion of the week’s top stories on the Friday Roundtable. Plus, Matt Russell hosts the Weekend Watch.

 

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Buckmaster Show 10/14/2014: Investors look for safe havens during market correction

Today on Buckmaster – Small business owners celebrate the competition of the Tucson intersection at Houghton Road and Broadway Blvd. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, we hear from Lea Marquez Peterson, CEO and President of the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Plus, our candidate interview series spotlights Republican Bill Wildish, Arizona House candidate in District 10.

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Buckmaster Show 10/10/2014: Tucson-area feral cat program gets green light

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry will be our Friday Focus interview. The Friday Roundtable features Tim Steller, columnist for the Arizona Daily Star, and Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 10/9/2014: Critics worry passage of Prop. 122 would harm the environment

Today on Buckmaster – The Monthly Showdown commentators David Morales and Shaun McClusky present their Election 2014 picks. Allso, we hear from Carolyn Campbell, executive director of the Coalition for Sonoran Desert Protection. Plus, our on-going candidate interview series spotlights US Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-District 3).

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Buckmaster Show 10/8/2014: Trend toward early voting by mail continues

Today on Buckmaster – Our candidate interview series spotlights CD 2 Republican Congressional hopeful Col. Martha McSally. Then, comet discoverer Dr. David Levy. Also, State Representative Bruce Wheeler talks about his bid to be re-elected in District 10. Plus, we talk about the upcoming election with Pima County Recorder F. Ann Rodriquez.

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