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Demion Clinco to fill vacant PCC Governing Board seat

A former state lawmaker and local historical preservation activist has been appointed to fill the seat on the Pima College Board left empty when David Longoria abruptly resigned in October. Demion Clinco will serve out the remainder of a term that runs through December 2016.... Read more»

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Four file for vacant PCC Governing Board seat

Four Pima County residents have asked to be appointed to fill the seat on the Pima College Board left empty when David Longoria abruptly resigned last month. Georgia Brousseau is a former PCC Board member and retired TUSD principal, Demion Clinco is a former state legislator, Miguel Cuevas a ex-member of the TUSD Board, and Rene Teyechea is a teacher at Desert View High School.... Read more»

Clinco appointed to Legislature

Demion Clinco was appointed to the state House of Representatives by the Pima County Board of Supervisors on a 3-2 vote Tuesday, filling a seat left vacant when former. Rep. Andrea Dalessandro resigned on being appointed to the Senate to fill another vacant seat.... Read more»1

Pima Dems nominate 3 for empty House seat

Pima County Democrats nominated three candidates to fill an empty seat in the state House of Representatives at a meeting Saturday. The Board of Supervisors will pick from among Anabelle Nuñez, Demion Clinco and Miguel Cuevas in a vote scheduled for Tuesday.... Read more»

Pima Dems to nominate 3 for empty House seat

Working to fill the latest open seat in a legislative game of musical chairs, Pima County Democrats will meet Saturday to pick three candidates to fill an empty seat in the state House of Representatives. ... Read more»

Video: TUSD Governing Board debate

Full video of the debate: Eleven candidates for the Tucson Unified School District Governing Board discussed their visions for the area's largest school district, Monday, Oct. 1.... Read more»

TUSD candidates to debate Monday night

Voters will have a chance to learn more about the dozen candidates running for three open seats on the TUSD Governing Board on Monday night. A debate between 11 of the 12 will be held; TucsonSentinel.com will host video of the event.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: TUSD retooling multicultural curriculum

Thursday on Buckmaster - A newsmaker interview with Miguel Cuevas, new president of the TUSD Governing Board. Plus, Dr. Michael Roy of Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson and Tom Collier, Buckmaster Show consumer contributor.... Read more»

TUSD school board meeting live stream

Watch a live stream of the TUSD Governing Board meeting beginning at about 7 p.m.... Read more»

TUSD school board meeting live stream

Watch a live stream of the TUSD Governing Board meeting beginning at about 7 p.m.... Read more»

Ethnic studies

TUSD ousts MAS director in chaotic meeting

TUSD's Governing Board fired MAS director Sean Arce in a split vote Tuesday night, after chanting protesters delayed the decision. Despite impassioned pleas and a demonstration that saw supporters zip-tie themselves together, the board voted 3-2 to not renew his contract.... Read more»1

TUSD axes ethnic studies

TUSD's Governing Board eliminated its ethnic studies program Tuesday night in a 4 -1 vote following impassioned pleas from program supporters. Board member Adelita Grijalva was the dissenting vote.... Read more»12

New TUSD board member sworn in, Stegeman back as president

A new member of TUSD's Governing Board, Alexandre Sugiyama, was sworn in Tuesday night after his appointment to a vacant seat. The board elected Mark Stegeman as its president. Stegeman was ousted from that position in August because of the controversy over Ethnic Studies.... Read more»

54 apply to fill Burns' seat on TUSD board

The list of those who applied to fill a vacant seat on the TUSD Governing Board includes a former board member, a former congressional candidate, and two failed board candidates, among 50 other political activists.... Read more»

Pima Sup't to TUSD: Pick 5th member for committee or she'll call special election

The Pima County school superintendent told TUSD to name a fifth member to the committee charged with picking someone to fill a vacancy on the district's Governing Board, or she'll call a special election.... Read more»

Stegeman ousted as TUSD board president

By a 3-2 vote, the TUSD Governing Board handed its gavel to Miguel Cuevas on Tuesday night, removing Mark Stegeman from the center seat on the dais. (with video)... Read more»

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