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, February 1 @ 7:30 PM Sunday, February 3 @ 12:30 PM
Interview with U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart joins us on the program to discuss his thoughts on the comprehensive immigration reform proposals being touted this week and the state of the current economy.
Guest: U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, (R) District 25
Interview with Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado joins us on the program to discuss local topics such as Miami’s increase in crime, the city’s plans to become an Immigrant Investor Regional Center and his thoughts on casino gambling in Downtown Miami.
Friday, January 11 @ 7:30 PM Sunday, January 13 @ 12:30 PM
Issues for Congress in 2013 The 113th United States Congress, which met for the first time last week, will deal with many important issues such as: tax reform, spending cuts, gun control, immigration reform and the debt ceiling.
On this program we talk to two of South Florida’s representatives, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D) and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R).
Friday, January 4 @ 7:30 PM Sunday, January 6 @ 12:30 PM
Fiscal Cliff Resolution After much disagreement, the fiscal cliff was averted this week when Congress approved a deal to increase taxes on wealthy households, amongst other things. We discuss the week’s developments and other pressing financial concerns.
Guests: Rudy Fernandez, Republican Political Strategist Michael Hernandez, Penn Schoen Berland
Real Estate in 2013 Did the real estate market hit its bottom in 2012? And what can we expect in 2013?
Guest: Jack McCabe, McCabe Research and Consulting