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What the Devil won't tell you

Words not bombs: Local GOP can get further playing on media's soft spot for answers

Republicans like Martha McSally and Lea Marquez Peterson need a refresher: Reporters will for damn sure always follow a good news tip, no matter where it leads. Trying to change the subject doesn't end questions. Answering them does. ... Read more»

What the Devil won't tell you

CD2 debate decoded: Why have debates like this?

Put two candidates in a room and let them go at it. It would have made the Kirkpatrick-Peterson debate a lot more interesting and required less work from me to snarkily translate.... Read more»1

What the Devil won't tell you

Burbs of a feather: Why GOP is in trouble with key voting bloc of 2018

Some 30,000 voters in 13 Tucson-area Republican precincts, which broke big for Republicans in 2016, will likely decide the CD2 election. The bad news for Lea Marquez Peterson is that Hillary Clinton won 12 of them. ... Read more»2

What the Devil won't tell you

Just who are McSally & Sinema? We won't find out soon

For all their political prowess, we have a teensy problem with Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally: We have no idea who they really are anymore because they keep mutating right in front of us.... Read more»

John C. Scott

J.C. Scott: Az basketball lands 5-star recruit Stanley Johnson

Interviews with civic leader Pat Darcy, Tucson Hispanic Chamber CEO Lea Marquez Peterson, Tucsoncitizen.com sportswriter Anthony Gimino, Inside Tucson Business Editor Mark B. Evans, and state Sen. Linda Lopez.... Read more»

John C. Scott

J.C. Scott: Kirkpatrick on business backing for immigration reform

Interviews with U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, Arizona Chamber of Commerce CEO Glenn Hamer, Tucson Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce President Lea Marquez Peterson, Vail School District Superintendent Calvin Baker, and Washington D.C. commentator Jimmy Zuma.... Read more»

John C. Scott

J.C. Scott: Pima County bond survey deadline extended

Vail School District Superintendent Calvin Baker; President of the Tucson Hispanic Chamber Lea Marquez Peterson; Nicole Fyffe, assistant to Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry; Pima Animal Care Committee Chairman Jack Nueman, Republican representative on the Pima County Election Integrity Commission Benny White.... Read more»

John C. Scott

J.C. Scott: Will McSally run again?

Former state Sen. Frank Antenori, petition organizer John Kromko, Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce CEO Lea Marquez-Peterson, Republican candidate Martha McSally, and attorney Kory Langhoffer.... Read more»

Proposition 121

Fundraising may not be enough for top-two primary supporters

With relatively few voters currently taking part in primaries, especially independents, former Phoenix Mayor Paul Johnson said open primaries would lead to a more inclusive government.... Read more»2

John C. Scott Show

JC Scott: Tucson Hispanic Chamber guest hosts

Lea Marquez-Peterson, president of the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, guest hosted, with Tucson businessman Edmund Marquez and Teresa Martinez, the state GOP's Latino outreach coordinator.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster Show: Chamber of commerce leaders

Thursday, the leaders of Southern Arizona's chambers of commerce including Mike Varney, Melissa Black, Ed Stolmaker, Melissa Griebel, Lea Marquez-Peterson, and Dave Perry appeared on the show.... Read more»