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Buckmaster Show 9/16/2014: Is the U.S. one of the top educated countries in the world?

Today on Buckmaster – Our candidate interview series continues with Mark Brnovich, Republican Arizona Attorney General hopeful. Then, it’s the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Also, we talk with Mitchel Forney, marketing director at Cyracom. … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/15/2014: Debate heats up over Common Core education standards in AZ

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Vince Rabago and John Munger. Then our candidate interview series spotlights Dr. David Garcia, Democrat hopeful for Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction. Plus, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/12/2014: Three-time Tucson Iron Chef Ryan Clark talks about the new Southwest cooking

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Tucson’s only three-time Iron Chef Ryan Clark, partner/executive chef at Augustin Kitchen. The Friday Roundtable features commentators Dylan Smith, editor/publisher of TucsonSentinel.com, and Dan Gibson, editor of the Tucson Weekly. … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/11/2014: New research Omega 3′s reducing the risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Today on Buckmaster – Our candidate interview series features Terry Goddard, Democrat candidate for AZ Secretary of State. Then, our monthly visit with Dr. David Levy, one of the world’s foremost comet discoverers. Plus, we talk nutrition with Jack Challem, … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/10/2014: The illusion of safety surrounding America’s nuclear arsenal

Today on Buckmaster – We talk with New York Times best-selling writer Eric Schlosser about his Pulitzer finalist “Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident and the Illusion of Safety.” Plus, a conversation with Victoria Maizes, M.D., executive director … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/9/2014: Tucson becomes drug development Mecca

Today on Buckmaster – Larry Hecker, Pima County Bond Committee advisor, and Rhonda Pina, treasurer of Yes on Prop 415. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman hosts the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, David Modeer, general manager of the Central … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/8/2014: Decision nears on U-S response to Iraqi terrorists

Today on Buckmaster – We spend the entire hour with former U.S. Army Chief of Staff General John Wickham.

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Buckmaster Show 9/5/2014: Tech commercialization takes off at the University of Arizona

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is on higher education as we talk with Arizona Board of Regents Treasurer Rick Myers. The Roundtable features commentators Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial writer and columnist for the Arizona Daily Star, and … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/4/2014: Pima County air quality update

Today on Buckmaster – The monthly Showdown featuring commentators Shaun McClusky and David Morales. The subject is race. Was the recent Missouri unrest an anomaly? Also, a Pima County air quality update from Beth Gorman, senior project manager, Pima County … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 9/3/2014: New election equipment may be coming for Pima County

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Pima County Supervisor Richard Elias (D-District 5). Also, Tucson based writer Mike Hayes talks about his new mystery thriller titled “The Spirit and The Skull.” Plus, Tucson gets ready for the 9/11 … Continue reading

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