Issues has responded to the community’s need for in-depth representation of local concerns for almost 30 years, bringing together local leaders and journalists to discuss the important topics facing South Florida. The weekly half-hour public affairs and news program provides the type of extensive and probing analysis that addresses the community’s continuous concerns.
Friday, May 22 @ 7:30 PM Sunday, May 24 @ 12:30 PM
ISSUE ONE: Is the Growth Bill good for Florida? A controversial bill loosens state oversight and eliminates fees for developers. Will it provide a needed economic boost, or will it prove disastrous for the state's ability to manage growth?
Guests: State Rep. David Rivera, (R) District 112 State Rep. Oscar Braynon, II, (D) District 103 Jim Murley, Florida Atlantic University
ISSUE TWO: The State of Higher Education State universities explore avenues to ensure financial stability, including possible tuition hikes. How will this affect the access and affordability of a university education in Florida?
Guest: Mark Rosenberg, Florida International University
ISSUE THREE: Gas Prices As the summer driving season approaches, gas prices start to spike. What's behind the increase and when will the price of fuel reach its peak?