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The Voice of San Diego Podcast

VOSD’s Friday roundup of the past week’s news in brief, featuring interviews with special guests and more.

Feb 16, 2018

Bonnie Dumanis' more than three decades of public service have earned her a hefty annual pension of $268,800.

The former district attorney is now running for a County Board of Supervisors seat, and last month The San Diego-Union Tribune uncovered that she had hired a legal team to look into whether she could continue...


Feb 9, 2018

Later, Tronc.

This week, Los Angeles billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong bought The Los Angeles Times and The San Diego Union-Tribune from Tronc, a Chicago-based media publishing company that owns papers across the country.

On a new episode of the Voice of San Diego Podcast, hosts Andrew Keatts and Lisa Halverstadt discuss...


Feb 7, 2018

San Diego's new police chief says he has a new approach to building community trust.

Selected last week by Mayor Kevin Faulconer to succeed retiring Chief Shelley Zimmerman, Assistant Chief David Nisleit will take the helm of the San Diego Police Department next month.

Nisleit sat down in the podcast studio with...


Feb 2, 2018

The November 2018 ballot is going to be packed.

On this week's podcast, hosts Andrew Keatts and Lisa Halverstadt discuss some of the proposals that will likely be put in front of voters this year.

Next week, a City Council committee will hear a pitch from the San Diego Housing Federation to put a $900 million bond...


Jan 27, 2018

Something's up with San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer.

He kicked the year off with a tenacious State of the City speech where he acknowledged the city's shortcomings on homelessness. A week after, he showed up at the Metropolitan Transit System’s board meeting to support Democratic City Councilwoman Georgette...