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Sunday, Jan 14, 2018

Politically Speaking: San Diego City Council Dist. 4 Race

Politically Speaking: San Diego City Council Dist. 4 Race

 Challengers in San Diego's District Four City Council race are running against incumbent Council President Myrtle Cole. It's a crowded race. Joining Politically Speaking to discuss his candidacy is...

Sunday, Jan 14, 2018

Politically Speaking: 49th Dist. Congressional Candidate Sara Jacobs

Politically Speaking: 49th Dist. Congressional Candidate Sara Jacobs

 Last week, Rep. Darrell Issa made national news by announcing he's not running for re-election in the 49th District. Two Republicans and four Democrats have their sights set on his seat.

Sunday, Jan 14, 2018

Politically Speaking: Unraveling San Diego County’s Legal Pot Industry

Politically Speaking: Unraveling San Diego County’s Legal Pot Industry

 For a couple of weeks now, marijuana has been legal for recreational use by adults in California, but the measure that legalized it, Proposition 64, left a lot of complexities to unravel.

Saturday, Jan 6, 2018

Politically Speaking: Race for Congressional Dist. 52

Politically Speaking: Race for Congressional Dist. 52

Three physicians are among five candidates challenging Congressman Scott Peters for the Congressional seat in District 52. One of them is Jeff Cullen, M.D., who first worked as a civil engineer before changing...

Saturday, Jan 6, 2018

Politically Speaking: Gubernatorial Candidate John Cox

Politically Speaking: Gubernatorial Candidate John Cox

 Nine Democrats and four Republicans are now declared candidates for governor of California. Rancho Santa Fe multimillionaire John Cox is the only local hopeful among them. Cox joins Politically Speaking to

Saturday, Jan 6, 2018

Politically Speaking: San Diego City Council Race Dist. 2

Politically Speaking: San Diego City Council Race Dist. 2

Challenging San Diego City Council member Lori Zapf in District 2 is Danny Smiechowski, a community volunteer who works in real estate. Smiechowski, who calls himself a “centrist” is up against...

Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017

Politically Speaking: Race for the 4th District Seat

Politically Speaking: Race for the 4th District Seat

Monica Montgomery, an attorney who's with the San Diego chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union visits with NBC 7's Gene Cubbison on Politically Speaking, Dec. 17, 2017.

Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017

Politically Speaking: Race for the 52nd District

Politically Speaking: Race for the 52nd District

Michael Allman, a Republican businessman who co-founded Sempra Energy and served as an executive with other Fortune 500 firms talks with NBC 7's Gene Cubbison on Politically Speaking, Dec. 17, 2017.

Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017

Politically Speaking: Race for the 49th District

Politically Speaking: Race for the 49th District

Retired Marine Colonel and civil rights attorney Doug Applegate visits with NBC 7's Gene Cubbison on Politically Speaking, Dec. 17, 2017.

Thursday, Dec 14, 2017

Politically Speaking: Battle for CA’s 50th Congressional District

Politically Speaking: Battle for CA’s 50th Congressional District

 There's quite a crowd of Democats vying for Duncan Hunter's Congressional seat, and two fellow Republicans challenging the five-term incumbent in California's 50th District.

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