Chris DeSimone and Joe Higgins (morning radio talk show hosts on KVOI “Wake Up Tucson”) will be the guest speakers at the
Eastside Republicans meeting
April 20, 2011
Bear Canyon Branch Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd. (community room)
Their topic is “Pima County– who are the players and what’s the impact”.
“Wake Up Tucson offers a unique perspective about the southern Arizona region. The topics range from small business, tourism, politics, economic opportunities and education. Tucson and the surrounding communities are at a turning point. The challenges and obstacles are great. Now more than ever the community needs to engage in a discussion about our options. The host are highly involved in the community and bring first hand accounts to their listeners. Wake Up Tucson is a radio show with a mission and purpose to educate the community and engage the listeners to get involved in our community. ”
KVOI’s radio dial is 1030AM, and this “Wake up Tucson” show airs 8 to 10 a.m. weekdays.
Meeting is free and open to the public.
Higgins ran for District 1 Pima County Supervisor in the September 2008 Republican primary against current Supervisor Ann Day.
He got 47.19% of the vote (8798 votes) to Day’s 52.75% (9835 votes). She is up for re-election in 2012. And I hear that Higgins is considering another bid for this office.
More info: Lori Oien, 520-749-3471, firstname.lastname@example.org, Parralee Schneider, 520-749-0312, email@example.com.