Tom Horne and Roundtable panel

Ann Brown, Jim Nintzel, Linda Valdez (l-r)

Joining Bill Buckmaster this week are Ann Brown of the Arizona Daily Star, Jim Nintzel of the Tucson Weekly and Linda Valdez of the Arizona Republic.

Topics include:

  • The latest on the state budget. Tax collections down again for 18th straight month
  • GAO report on border checkpoints
  • Rialto dispute apparently is over
  • City of Tucson election – only 746 voters decide GOP primary in Ward 5
  • Pima County considers bond election in 2010 (probably sound bite from my interview tonight with Richard Elias)
  • Phoenix is trying to improve its tarnished image