Friday, July 25 @ 7:30 PM & Sunday, July 27 @ 12:00 PM
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Friday, June 6 @ 7:30 PM and Sunday, June 8 @ 12:00 PM
ISSUE ONE: Interview with Broward Schools Superintendent Runcie
ISSUE TWO: FWD.us Immigration Reform Event at MDC
INTERVIEW: Joe Green, Founder & President, FWD.us
HIGHLIGHTS: FWD.us Forum on Immigration Reform Panel
***The full unedited panel will be available online early next week
Friday, June 6 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, June 8 @ 12:00 PM
Interview with Broward Schools Superintendent Runcie
The Florida Department of Education is reporting that this year’s FCAT scores show 6,000 students in Miami-Dade and another 4,000 in Broward County failed the reading portion of this soon-to-be defunct assessment test. Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie joins us on the program to discuss these results and why he supports the transition to Common Core.
Robert Runcie, Broward County Public Schools
FWD.us Immigration Reform Event at MDC
Miami Dade College hosted a forum on immigration reform this week. Panelists included Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen as well as local immigration reform advocates. Organized by FWD.us, an advocacy group promoting bipartisan policy agenda, the discussion focused on the economic impact of immigration reform in the U.S. Helen sat down with the group’s founder and president, Joe Green, to discuss why he and his organization feels so strongly about this hotly contested issue.
Joe Green, Founder & President, FWD.us
Rudy Fernandez, Republican Political Strategist
Ray Ruga, CVOX Group
Friday, February 28 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 2 @ 12:00 PM
State of the County Address
The annual State of the County address by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez was held this Wednesday in Hialeah. Miami Herald writer Patricia Mazzei joins us to discuss the speech and the mayor’s “budget battles.”
Patricia Mazzei, The Miami Herald
Senate Gaming Proposal
The Florida Senate Gaming Committee this week released their proposal to reform gambling statewide. Are destination casinos in the future for Miami-Dade and Broward Counties?
Doug Lyons, Sun Sentinel
Sanctions Against Venezuela?
U.S. politicians are calling for sanctions against Venezuela over protest violence. We discuss this and Cuba’s influence in Venezuela’s political affairs.
Pedro Roig, Esq., University of Miami
Friday, February 14 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, February 16 @ 12:00 PM
Changing Attitudes on Cuba?
Sun Sentinel political writer Anthony Man joins us to discuss topics such as: recent polling that says more than half of Americans favor changing U.S. policy on Cuba, Charlie Crist announcing he’s against the Cuban embargo, and Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers in Florida for a 2016 presidential race.
Anthony Man, Sun Sentinel
Soccer in Downtown Miami?
Last week, soccer superstar David Beckham was in town to announce his commitment to bringing a Major League Soccer team to Miami. PortMiami is one of the locations being considered—but should it be?
Terry Murphy, Ph.D., Public Affairs Concepts