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Buckmaster Show 4/18/2014: Russian expansionism leave U-S with few options

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Congressman David Schweikert representing Arizona’s 6th District. The Reporters’ Roundtable features Mark B. Evans, editor of Inside Tucson Business and Mari Herreras, writer for The Tucson Weekly. Weekend Watch is … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/17/2014: Tucson’s business-friendly controversy has a long history

Today on Buckmaster – The Showdown features commentators Shaun McClusky and David Morales. The topic this month is Mexican American Studies. Then, Dr. Robert Hendricks, the Buckmaster contributor on education. Plus, historian Ken Scoville talks about the “Tucson business friendly” … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/16/2014: Tucson council struggles to balance budget

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilwoman Shirley Scott (D-Ward 4). Also, Dr. Heather Connally of Veterinary Specialty Center Tucson hosts our monthly companion animal care segment. Plus, Tom Collier, Buckmaster consumer contributor, with some post … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/15/2014: Investors worry about stock market correction

Today on Buckmaster – Fabian Alfie, head of the University of Arizona Department of French and Italian talks about the all-night reading of Dante’s Inferno Thursday at St. Philips in the Hills Episcopal Church. Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/14/2014: Pima County attorney denies bias allegation

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators John Munger and Vince Rabago. Also, a newsmaker interview with Barbara LaWall, Pima County Attorney. Plus, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute.

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Buckmaster Show 4/11/2014: Democrat lawmakers disappointed with new state budget

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Bruce Wheeler (D-District 10), Assistant Minority Leader in the Arizona House of Representatives. The Reporters’ Roundtable features Dylan Smith, editor/publisher of TucsonSentinel.com, and Dan Shearer, editor of The Green Valley … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/10/2014: Tucson’s new norm – hotter and drier summers

Today on Buckmaster – Kathy Jacobs, director of the University of Arizona’s new Center for Climate Adaptation Science and Solutions. Then, comet-discoverer Dr. David Levy. Also, writer Tom Zoellner talks about his new book titled “Train: Riding the Routes That … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/9/2014: Tucson air service update

Today on Buckmaster РAn update on Tucson air service from Dick Gruentzel, vice president Administration & Finance/CFO Tucson Airport Authority. Also, University of Arizona Distinguished German Professor Dr. Albrecht Classen and German government representative Alexander Wildgans, .

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Buckmaster Show 4/8/2014: The push for a new Pima County Animal Care Center

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Mike Olivas, Republican candidate for Congress in Arizona’s Third District. Then, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Next up, Dr. Jen Wilcox, the new vet at the … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 4/7/2014: Making military installations a safer environment

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Jeff Rogers and Bruce Ash. Then, our monthly visit from General John A. Wickham, Jr., former U-S Army Chief of Staff.

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