“Welcome to the relaunch of the televised edition of Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: U.S. Reps. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ03) and Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ01) talk about Trump’s proposed border wall, Attorney General Jeff Sessions visit to Nogales to announce stiffer policies for the prosecution of undocumented immigrants, where healthcare reform goes after its collapse in the House last month and much more.
Tune in tonight (April 14) at 6:30 p.m. on the Creative Tucson network, Cox Channel 20 and Comcast Channel 74, or watch online.”
If you missed this new TV re-launch, watch it here:
More info on Creative Tucson: http://blogforarizona.net/what-is-creative-tucson/
” The radio edition of Zona Politics airs at 5 p.m. Sundays on community radio KXCI, 91.3 FM, and at 1 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. Sundays on KEVT, 1210 AM. Nintzel also talks politics on The John C. Scott show at 4 p.m. Thursday on KEVT, 1210 AM.”(from Jim Nintzel’s The Skinny column at Tucson Weekly)
Posted in Carolyn Classen, Community, Tucson
Tagged Comcast Channel 74, Cox Channel 20, Creative Tucson, Jim Nintzel, KEVT, KXCI, Raul Grijalva, Tom O'Halleran, Zona Politics
If you haven’t voted early in the upcoming May 17 special election, and plan to do so on Tuesday, here’s the preview of todays’s Zona Politics show with a debate on Prop. 123 between Jason Freed and Morgan Abraham. Freed is in favor of the Proposition, as President of Tucson Education Assn. and Morgan is the Chair of No on Prop. 123 campaign and the President of the Pima County Young Working Democrats. Host Jim Nintzel on Zona Politics is the Senior Writer of the Tucson Weekly.
Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel airs at 8 a.m. Sunday on the CW Tucson, Channel 8 on Cox and Comcast and Channel 58 on Dish, DirecTV and broadcast. You can hear the show on KXCI, 91.3 FM, at 5 p.m. Sundays or watch it online at zonapolitics.com.
Proposition 123 is the education funding amendment, and is supposed to put $3.5 billion in K-12 schools in Arizona.
Morgan Abraham, Chair of No on Prop. 123 committee
Jason Freed, President of Tucson Education Assn.
Posted in Carolyn Classen, Community, Elections, Tucson
Tagged Doug Ducey, education funding amendment, Jason Freed, Jeff DeWit, Jim Nintzel, League of Women Voters, Morgan Abraham, Proposition 123, Tucson Weekly, Zona Politics
Over these past weeks, Tucson Weekly senior writer Jim Nintzel, host of Zona Politics (TV show on Sunday mornings at 8 a.m.) interviewed all the candidates running for election in the Tucson City Council races. Here’s a recap of the debates, in case you don’t know whom to vote for:
Ward 1 on Sunday Sept. 13: incumbent, 2 term Democrat Regina Romero vs.
Republican challenger Bill Hunt:
Ward 2 on Sunday Sept. 20: incumbent 1 term Democrat Paul Cunningham vs. Republican challenger Kelly Lawton:
Posted in Carolyn Classen, Community, Media, Tucson
Tagged Bill Hunt, Jonathan Rothschild, Kelly Lawton, Margaret Burkholder, Paul Cunningham, Regina Romero, Shirley Scott, Tucson City Council, Tucson Weekly, Ward 1, Ward 2, Ward 4, Zona Politics