Congressional Recess, New City Hall, Local Ballot Measures
Friday, August 15, 2008
Audio posted Friday afternoon.
Congress begins its five-week recess without a compromise on energy legislation, or gas prices. What did Congress accomplish in its summer session, and what can we expect from lawmakers when they return in September?
Plus, the costs of two different proposals for a new San Diego Civic Center were released this week. How much will it cost to build a new City Hall, and which proposal is the front-runner for the job?
And, there are several local propositions that have qualified for the November ballot. Who are the local leaders behind these ballot measures, and why?
- John Warren, editor and publisher of San Diego Voice & Viewpoint.
- Tim McClain , editor of San Diego Metropolitan Magazine .
- Bob Kittle , editor of the San Diego Union-Tribune editorial page.
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