Politically Speaking - NBC 7 San Diego
Sunday, May 7, 2017

Politically Speaking: Capitol Hill Perspective

Politically Speaking: Capitol Hill Perspective

 Representative Susan Davis joins NBC 7's Gene Cubbison on Politically Speaking to walk through some challenges facing Congress with a new administration in charge of the Executive Branch.

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017

Politically Speaking: City Homeless Issues

Politically Speaking: City Homeless Issues

 It's a perennial problem that San Diego  politicians work to address, but just keeps growing: homelessness. Can a measure headed to the city's voters make a big difference? Councilmember Chris...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017

Politically Speaking: Redistricting Commission Bill

Politically Speaking: Redistricting Commission Bill

 The way boundaries are drawn up for the five county supervisors' districts is now the target of state legislation in Sacramento. Its backers say it'll create a better, more diverse system for county...

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017

Politically Speaking: The SANDAG Overhaul Bill

Politically Speaking: The SANDAG Overhaul Bill

 On NBC 7's Politically Speaking, host Gene Cubbison speaks with Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher - who represents the 80th District - about her legislation to reform SANDAG and transportation...

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017

Politically Speaking: San Onofre Waste

Politically Speaking: San Onofre Waste

 At San Onofre, a nuclear power station sits dormant, with 1,800 tons of radioactive waste to deal with. Raymond Lutz, national coordinator of "Citizens Oversight", and attorney Maria Severson...

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017

Politically Speaking: Proposed Soccer City in Mission Valley

Politically Speaking: Proposed Soccer City in Mission Valley

Soccer City: a re-purposing of the Qualcomm Stadium site in Mission Valley, With a new new MLS franchise, stadium, hotels, retail, office buildings and thousands of  living units.

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017

Politically Speaking: U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa

Politically Speaking: U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa

 U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-49th District), now in his 10th term in Washington, stops by NBC 7's Politically Speaking to discuss the Tijuana River Valley, the Middle East, North Korean and more. 

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017

Politically Speaking: U.S.-Mexico Relations Going Forward

Politically Speaking: U.S.-Mexico Relations Going Forward

Relations between the U.S. and Mexico may been strained lately. A large delegation from San Diego's regional chamber of commerce visited Mexico City recently. Two of the key members of the group join NBC...

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017

Politically Speaking: Fixing Our Freeways

Politically Speaking: Fixing Our Freeways

Assemblyman Todd Gloria, a former interim mayor of San Diego and 3rd District City Councilman, stops by NBC 7's Politically Speaking to discuss the governor's push for higher gas taxes and fees to bankroll...

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017

Politically Speaking: The Candidate for District Attorney

Politically Speaking: The Candidate for District Attorney

 The first and only candidate, so far, running for San Diego County District Attorney, Stephan Summer, stops by NBC 7's Politically Speaking.

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