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Tim Francisco

Host Tim Francisco interviews the people shaping local politics. Episodes air Wednesday at 6:45am and 8:45am.

  • Tim invites Karen Schubert to discuss the current state of The Ward Bakery in Youngstown.
  • Paul and Tim discuss Nepean Steel's recent proposal to acquire of US Steel.
  • Local author Christopher Barzak joins Tim to talk about his latest novella.
  • Amanda Fehlbaum, head of YSU's Women's and Gender Studies Program, discusses the happenings of women's history month of this year.
  • Paul and Tim get together to discuss the current state of the 14th Amendment.
  • Chris Anderson, Chair of Mahoning Valley Democratic Party, discusses gerrymandering in Ohio.
  • Paul Scracic and Tim Francsico discuss the primaries and the inevitable match-up of Trump and Biden.
  • Tim Francisco talks with Tom Hetrick
  • YSU Professor Laura Beadling talks about history across the humanities.
  • Mike McGiffin , president of the Youngstown-Warren regional chamber foundation, talks about a chamber-led initiative that aims to repopulate the Mahoning Valley by, among other things, attracting immigrants.