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Monday, Sep 18, 2017

Politically Speaking: SD's 50th District Congressional Race

Politically Speaking: SD's 50th District Congressional Race

 The 50th Congressioanl District has been safely Republican since 1981, represented by a father-son combination. Now, Duncan Hunter has seven challengers: one Republican and six Democrats.

Monday, Sep 18, 2017

Politically Speaking: Opioid Abuse in San Diego

Politically Speaking: Opioid Abuse in San Diego

No matter the legislation to curb drug abuse, addicts keep finding heroin, meth, fentanyl and more. A Deputy District Attorney on the prescription drug abuse task force stops by NBC7's Politically...

Monday, Sep 18, 2017

Politically Speaking: Regional Chamber of Commerce Heads to D.C.

Politically Speaking: Regional Chamber of Commerce Heads to D.C.

 Members of San Diego's Regional Chamber of Commerce stop by NBC 7's Politically Speaking to talk about their upcoming visit to Washignton, D.C.

Monday, Sep 11, 2017

Politically Speaking: County Supervisor Race

Politically Speaking: County Supervisor Race

Attorney Omar Passons, a Democrat who lives in District 4 which has been represented by the termed-out Ron Roberts, has thrown his hat into the ring for the seat.  

Monday, Sep 11, 2017

Politically Speaking: New Rules for Tax Measures

Politically Speaking: New Rules for Tax Measures

Voice of San Diego Managing Editor Sara Libby and political analyst John Dadian discuss the recent state Supreme Court decision making the two-thirds majority rule apply only to government-sponsored tax...

Monday, Sep 11, 2017

Politically Speaking: Building a Southern Border Wall

Politically Speaking: Building a Southern Border Wall

NBC 7's Gene Cubbison talks with Councilmember Georgette Gomez (9th District) who wants city leadership to speak out against the construction of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

Politically Speaking: Different Deal in D.C.

Politically Speaking: Different Deal in D.C.

 T.J. O'Hara, JD, is a business consultant and motivational speaker who's well-steeped in politics. T.J. ran as an independent candidate in the 2012 Presidential election and was endorsed by the Modern Whig...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

Politically Speaking: The Art of the Audit

Politically Speaking: The Art of the Audit

San Diego's annual budget is measured in the billions of dollars, and city leaders work to make sure its operations run efficiently -- without waste, fraud and abuse. City Auditor Eduardo Luna, a key...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

Politically Speaking: Governor's Race

Politically Speaking: Governor's Race

Jerry Brown still has 16 months left on his fourth term as governor, but no shortage of would-be successors who want that job. One lives right here in Rancho Santa Fe. Jox Cox is multimillionaire...

Friday, Aug 25, 2017

Politically Speaking: Property Tax Oversight

Politically Speaking: Property Tax Oversight

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