Buckmaster Show 7/10/2014: 50 years after Civil Rights Act, does color of skin still matter?

Today on BuckmasterA conversation with former Tucson Mayor Bob Walkup. Then, 50 years after the signing of the Civil Rights Law, does color still matter? That is this month’s topic on the Showdown featuring commentators David Morales and Shaun McClusky.

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Buckmaster Show 7/9/2014: New study results show meditating really does work

Today on BuckmasterVictoria Maizes, M.D., executive director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Integrative Medicine. Also, a newsmaker interview with H.T. Sanchez, superintendent of the Tucson Unified School District.

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Buckmaster Show 7/8/2014: Why are financial markets so difficult to predict?

Today on BuckmasterWe talk air quality with Beth Gorman, senior program manager for the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality. Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman will have the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce. Plus, the every other Tuesday arts report with Linda Ray.

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Buckmaster Show 7/7/2014: Why the Army rejects so many potential recruits

Today on Buckmaster The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Paul Eckerstrom and Bruce Ash. Then our monthly conversation on military and foreign affairs with General John A. Wickham, Jr., former United States Army Chief of Staff.

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Buckmaster Show 7/3/2014: Tucson’s push to plant 10,000 trees

Today on Buckmaster – We get an update on the latest efforts to clean up the city with Joan Lionetti, head of Tucson Clean and Beautiful. Then, we catch up with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham. Then,  Also, attorney Don Loose, Buckmaster legal contributor. Plus, Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist with an early edition of Weekend Watch for the three-day Independence Day weekend.

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Buckmaster Show 7/2/2014: 4th of July drunk driver crackdown

Today on BuckmasterA newsmaker interview with Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik. Also, Tony Simms, head of the Good Neighbor Ventures. Plus, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute, talks about the 10th anniversary this week of the Cassini probe at Saturn.

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Buckmaster Show 7/1/2014: Issues that most concern older Southern Arizonans

Today on BuckmasterW. Mark Clark, President and CEO of Pima Council on Aging. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, Gayle Hartmann, head of Save The Scenic Santa Ritas. Plus, Lee Gruber, director of the Silver City, New Mexico Clay Festival.

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Buckmaster Show 6/30/2014: Mid-year commercial real estate assessment

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Bruce Ash and Vince Rabago. Also, Hank Amos, CEO of Tucson Realty & Trust Company gives an overview of the Tucson commercial real estate scene for the upcoming fiscal year which begins on Tuesday.

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Buckmaster Show 6/27/2014: Was a tax increase necessary in Pima County?

Today on BuckmasterThe Friday Focus interview is with Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll (R-District 4). The Friday Roundtable features Dan Gibson, editor of The Tucson Weekly, and Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial writer and columnist for The Arizona Daily Star. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 6/26/2014: Mid-year Arizona Economic Report Card

Today on Buckmaster – A mid-calendar year, end of fiscal year economic forecast from Dr. George Hammond, director of the Economic and Business Research Center at the UA Eller College of Management. Also, we talk with Rob Lamb, Chief Operations Officer at GLHN Architects and Engineers, a 50-year-old Tucson-based multidiscipline A/E firm. Plus, Tom Collier, Buckmaster consumer affairs contributor.

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