Welcome to The Point Being podcast for the week of Oct. 20
Cartoonist David Fitzsimmons is on vacation this week, so editor Sarah Garrecht Gassen and editorial writer Luis Carrasco talk about the Star's endorsements for the November ballot, including Prop. 204, Strong Start Tucson.
Listen and check out the show notes below.
1:15 - Proposition 204, Strong Start Tucson, gets a reluctant 'no' from the Star's editorial board.
7:37 - The Koch brothers and Prop. 204.
8:44 - Our hopes for Strong Start Tucson.
10:30 - 'Yes' on Prop. 203 and 203, money for the Reid Park Zoo.
12:42 - Tucson's screwy way of electing people to city council.
14:15 - Who makes up the editorial board and how decisions are made.
15:50 - Gary Watson, Independent, for Ward 3.
20:40 - Steve Kozachik, Democrat, for Ward 6.
20:42 - Prop. 204 comes back for more.
Thanks for listening!