Category Archives: Politics

Buckmaster Show 7/31/15: McSally says Iran nuclear deal is a dangerous mistake

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with United States Representative Martha McSally (R-District 2). The Friday Roundtable features Mari Herreras, editor of the Tucson Weekly and Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun. Weekend Watch is hosted … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 7/30/15: The new school year presents new challenges for Arizona teachers

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Andrew Morrill, head of the Arizona Education Association. Then, we discuss efforts to improve transportation options between Tucson and the Sonoran beach community of San Carlos, Mexico. Also, we talk with Mike Hammond, the … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 7/29/15: Tucson is no longer among cities with worst road conditions

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Also, we talk with Barbara Brown, vice president of program services and community initiatives at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona.

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Buckmaster Show 7/28/15: 2015 has been a very bumpy ride for investors

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Dr. Manny Valenzuela, superintendent Sahuarita Unified School District. Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Also, Miguel Cruz, VP of Marketing at Tucson Federal Credit Union and Abel Chanes, … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 7/27/15: Is Arizona sending too many criminals to prison?

Today on Buckmaster –The Monday Political Face-off features commentators Jeff Rogers and John Munger. Then, a newsmaker interview with Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall.

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Buckmaster Show 7/23/15: Tucson celebrates one year of the downtown streetcar

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Regina Romero, Tucson City Council (D-Ward 1). Also, a preview of this weekend’s Harvestfest at Sonoita Vineyards. Plus,  journalist Hank Tester on Cuban relations.

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Buckmaster Show 7/21/15: What should Arizona do with unexpected surplus?

Today on Buckmaster – Dr. Dennis Hoffman, ASU economist, assesses Arizona’s financial situation. Certified financial planner Shelly Fishman gives the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Julie Sasse, chief curator for the Tucson Museum of Art previews the launch of the 2015 Arizona Biennial. Plus, Dr. … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 7/20/15: Top TUSD executive defends big salary hike

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off featuring commentators Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then a newsmaker interview with Dr. H.T. Sanchez, superintendent, Tucson Unified Governing Board.

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Buckmaster Show 7/17/15: Q and A with Tucson’s new city manager

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with the new Tucson City Manager Michael Ortega. The Friday Roundtable features Tim Steller, columnist for the Arizona Daily Star and Dylan Smith, the editor of Tucson Sentinel. Weekend Watch is hosted by Inside Tucson Business … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 7/16/15: Founder of Humane Borders talks about how to fix immigration problem

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath. Also, Dr. Robin Hoover, the founder of Humane Borders. Plus, Buckmaster UA Wildcat sports contributor Anthony Gimino previews another season of Wildcat football.

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