Now that the City of Tucson primary is over, view these candidate interviews on AZPM Channel 6 Metro Week’s segment for September 4, 2015 : https://www.azpm.org/p/featured-news/2015/9/4/71474-metro-week-tucson-city-council-elections-candidates-in-wards-1-and-2/
Host Andrea Kelly asked the candidates about their priorities, the Sun Tran bus strike, other neighborhood issues.
Who’s running for Ward 1 Council:
Regina Romero, Democrat, incumbent 2 terms
Bill Hunt, Republican challenger
Ward 2 Council:
Paul Cunningham, Democrat, incumbent, 1 term
Kelly Lawton, Republican challenger
Next week Metro Week will be interviewing the 2 candidates in Ward 4, incumbent Democrat Shirley Scott and Republican challenger Margaret Burkholder. Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, running unopposed will be interviewed next week as well on Channel 6.
More info/bios on Democratic candidates: www.pimadems.org
More info/bios on Republican candidates: www.pimagop.org
Vote wisely on or before Nov. 3, 2015. Vote by mail ballots will be mailed out on Oct. 8, 2015.