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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.

Dec 30, 2016

How far does a school district’s responsibility extend when it comes to turning around a struggling school – and what’s a parent to do when the district doesn’t fix the problems? That’s the question Scott Lewis and Laura Kohn take on this week, in the latest episode of our education podcast, Good Schools for...


Dec 23, 2016

On this week's podcast, hosts Scott Lewis and Andrew Keatts discuss VOSD's decision to name downtown homeless people the 2016 Voice of the Year. In the second half, Lewis and Keatts speak with Mark Cafferty, CEO of the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation.


Dec 16, 2016

When politicians vote to raise their own salaries, it's awkward.

News of salary increases for public officials is almost always met with outrage. That was the case this week when the Union-Tribune broke the story about four of the five County Board of Supervisors quietly voting to raise their salaries by $19,000.

County...


Dec 9, 2016

Three new San Diego City Council members will be inaugurated next week. The new Council's first big decision will be a tense one: Who will be the next City Council president?

In this week's podcast, hosts Andrew Keatts and Scott Lewis talk about the behind-the-scenes vote wrangling between Councilman David Alvarez and...


Dec 2, 2016

Todd Gloria has served eight years as city councilman, but in a few short days he'll leave for the state Assembly, where he's replacing Toni Atkins in representing District 78.

Gloria joins hosts Scott Lewis and Andrew Keatts this week to talk about his time with the city, which included stints as City Council president...