Tag Archives: TUSD

June 29, 2016 – TUSD Board Member Dr. Mark Stegeman, Joel Feinman for Pima County Attorney

Dr. Mark Stegeman, TUSD School Board Member joins us to talk about his run for reelection to the TUSD School Board. We discuss teacher pay raises, Prop 123 money disbursement, and the board possibly considering a resolution at a future board meeting regarding sex education.

Then Joel Feinman joins us to discuss his run for Pima County Prosecutor and what his philosophy regarding non-violent drug offenders vs. violent criminals.


April 26, 2016 – Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy, Dr. Mark Stegeman

Seth Leibson with Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy join us to urge listeners to vote against legalization of marijuana in the State of Arizona

TUSD Board Member Dr. Mark Stegeman joins us to talk about TUSD, specifically the Code of Conduct


February 24, 2016 – TUSD Kids First, Oro Valley Views

We start the show with Jim Lovelace and Kathy Campbell who are co-chairs of TUSD Kids First.  We talk about strategies that TUSD can take to help make the district one of the top performers in the state.  Some of the issues discussed include empowering principals and teachers in discipline decisions, getting more money to the classroom by cutting administration, more transparency in the audit committee, expecting excellence in student performance, and more

We finish the show with Don Cox and upcoming events in Oro Valley


October 30, 2015 – School Discipline, Off the Couch in the Old Pueblo

TUSD Dropout Prevention Specialist joins the show to talk about school discipline in light of recent events in South Carolina where a young lady was thrown across a classroom by a school resource officer

We also talk about upcoming events in our Off the Couch in the Old Pueblo segment


June 26, 2015 – Lori Riegel for TUSD Board, Gay Marriage

We start the show with Lori Riegel who is getting an early start to her run for TUSD School Board

Then it’s Jim Campbell with Alliance Defending Freedom talking about the possible implications to the Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage in all 50 states

Then it’s Off the Couch in the Old Pueblo with Summer fishing and boating ideas from the Arizona Game and Fish web site


June 24, 2015 – No on Legalizing Pot, TUSD, Oro Valley Views

We start the show with Sheila Polk with Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy with lots of reasons why legalizing marijuana in Arizona is a really bad idea

Then it’s Michael Hicks explaining why he voted against a raise for the TUSD Superintendent

Finally it’s Jeff Saunders with America’s Mattress talking about a bed with built in speakers! among other things