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Stauffer: Support for Prop. 204 in Tucson

Providing scholarships for 8,000 three- and four-year-olds who are not currently in quality preschool will, in time, improve high school graduation rates and college enrollment rates.... Read more»

Literacy Connects seeks volunteer readers for K-3 students

Literacy Connects is calling for 300 volunteers as a part of the nonprofit group's push to expand its Reading Seed program, which helps struggling readers in grades K-3 catch up to their classmates. ... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Tucson literacy program still seeks volunteers

Featuring an in-depth conversation on poverty and illiteracy in Southern Arizona with Tamara McKinney, Literacy Connects Reading Seed program director, and Bobbie Jo Buel, editor of the Arizona Daily Star. Then, we talked with Penelope Jacks of the Children's Action Alliance as well as Maureen O'Nell, CEO of the Humane Society of Southern Arizona.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: McSally for Congress in 2014?

An interview with Martha McSally. Will she run for Congress again? Plus, Kathy Byrne, El Rio Community Health Care cxecutive director, and Betty Stauffer, executive director of Literacy Connects.... Read more»