Buckmaster Show 3/8/2017: Is there a TUSD leadership vacuum?

Today on BuckmasterDr. Mark Stegeman, governing board member, Tucson Unified School District. Then, New York Times best-selling writer JA Jance talks about her newest book and this weekend’s Tucson Festival of Books. Also Karen Cesare, board member, Central Arizona Water Conservation District. Plus, former Parade Magazine Science Editor Dr. David Levy.

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Buckmaster Show 3/7/2017: FDA drug approval faster than ever

Today on Buckmaster Simon Henderson, former BBC and Financial Times correspondent. Mr. Henderson is at the non-profit Washington Institute specializing in energy matters and Saudi Arabia. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Also, former UA College of Medicine Dean and Founder of C-PATH Dr. Ray Woosley, creator of CredibleMeds.org. Plus, Tucson Weekly Arts Writer Margaret Regan with the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 3/6/2017: New concerns about North Korean missiles

Today on Buckmaster – It’s the Monday Political Face-Off featuring commentators Vince Rabago and John Munger. Then our monthly visit with former United States Army Chief of Staff General John A. Wickham, Jr., Buckmaster show contributor on the military and foreign affairs.

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Buckmaster Show 3/3/2017: The fight to keep the press free

Today on Buckmaster – Our Friday Focus interview is with Dr. David Cuillier, director of the University of Arizona School of Journalism and former president of the national Society of Professional Journalists. The Friday Roundtable features Dylan Smith, editor and publisher of TucsonSentinel.com,and Jim Nintzel, columnist for The Tucson Weekly. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist, hosts Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 3/2/2017: Where do you want to go this Summer?

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Michael Hicks, president, Tucson Unified School District Governing Board. Then, Dr. Robert Hendricks, former superintendent of the Flowing Wells School District and Buckmaster education contributor. Then, where are you planning to vacation this Summer? We get some ideas from Bon Voyage Travel’s Ryan Hansen. Plus, attorney Don Loose, the Buckmaster legal contributor.

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Buckmaster Show 3/1/2017: TUSD changes direction

Today on Buckmaster – The monthly Showdown features commentators David Morales and Shaun McClusky. On the table for discussion will be the new leadership of the Tucson Unified School District plus funding needs for Tucson police and fire. In the second half-hour we talk with David Safier, education writer for the Tucson Weekly.

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Buckmaster Show 2/28/2017: Wet winter puts dent in Western Drought

Today on Buckmaster – University of Arizona Climate Scientist Dr. Zack Guido talks about the very wet winter in parts of the West. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then a newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham (D-Ward 2).

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Buckmaster Show 2/27/2017: Democrats begin rebuilding process

Today on Buckmaster – It’s the Monday Political Face-Off with commentators Bruce Ash and Dr. Don Jorgensen. Then we talk with University of Arizona Regents Professor of Neuroscience Dr. John Hildebrand, who along with thousands of other American scientists are worried about how the political climate will affect science. Also, the Buckmaster Mexico contributor Keith Rosenblum comments on the recent high-level meetings between the United States and Mexico over immigration policy.

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Buckmaster Show 2/24/2017: A conversation with Rep. Martha McSally

Today on Buckmaster – Our Friday Focus interview is with United States Representative Martha McSally (R-AZ Dist. 2). Our Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor, Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Dylan Smith, editor and publisher TucsonSentinel.com. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 2/23/2017: Choices facing TUSD

Today on Buckmaster – We get things rolling with one of the nation’s top business gurus. Nuclear Engineer Sa’ad Allawi is the author of “Grassroots Metamorphosis.” Also, perspective on school district upheavals like what is going on at Tucson Unified School District. We talk with Buckmaster Education Contributor Dr. Robert Hendricks. Then, a conversation with Mara Aspinall, a pioneer in high technology medical diagnostics. Plus, we meet Joy Hought, the new executive director of Native Seeds/SEARCH.

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