SDPD’s Staffing Problems Are ‘Hazardous to Your Health’
The San Diego Police Department has faced major problems with recruitment and retention. Brian Marvel and Jeff Jordon of the Police Officers Association join us on the podcast this week to talk through a different approach to staffing problems.
Michelle Monroy | September 20, 2014 |
‘Small Businesses Are the Lifeblood of Our Economy’
Jason Roe, who's leading the charge against the minimum wage hike, joins us this week to talk through the opposition's argument that an increase would small businesses and our region's ability to be competitive.
Michelle Monroy | September 13, 2014 |
‘It Could Happen Any Place’
Chula Vista Police Chief David Bejarano joined us on the podcast this week to talk about police use-of-force in light of the violence in Ferguson, Mo., and his own experience with an officer-involved shooting during his time with the SDPD.
Gwyneth Shoecraft | August 23, 2014 |
Businessman to Businesses: Let the Wage Hike Stand
Gwyneth Shoecraft | August 16, 2014 |
The Uninitiated’s Guide to the Border, Bikes, Beer and Bureaucracy
We jam-packed our live Politifest podcast with guests spanning several key pockets of San Diego. Check out interviews with BikeSD's Sam Ollinger, binational affairs guru Mario Lopez, Modern Times beerman Jacob McKean and strategic communications pro Mindy Fletcher.
Catherine Green | August 11, 2014 |
New Taxpayers Association CEO Hopes to Stop the Boos
Gwyneth Shoecraft | July 25, 2014 |
‘The Last Leg of the Tour’ for Central American Kids
Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez joined us on the podcast this week to talk about her recent visit to a facility for undocumented minors fleeing Central America, and weighs in on San Diego's recent minimum wage raise.
Gwyneth Shoecraft | July 19, 2014 |
Revoking the Cleveland National Forest’s ‘Death Sentence’
Gwyneth Shoecraft | June 28, 2014 |
What Raising the Minimum Wage Means for Your Dinner Plans
Catherine Green | May 24, 2014 |
Making the San Ysidro Border Crossing a Hassle No More
Jason Wells of the San Ysidro Chamber of Commerce joins us on the podcast for a preview of the speedy trip you can expect through the major port of entry. Plus, iCivics, pothole repair and the state of public education.