Valley Politics


[Episode #36: December 2017]

Terry Christensen talks about the role of labor unions in local politics with Ben Field, Executive Officer of the South Bay Labor Council.

In Community News, Darrell Cortez and Dennis Brown brief us on the work of  Shop with a Cop Foundation of Silicon Valley. Tune in to find out how you can help make this holiday season a little brighter for underserved youth in our community.

And finally, in Where Are They Now, part three of our interview with former San Jose Mayor Tom McEnery. Among other topics, he discusses how the powers of the mayor were enhanced when he was mayor in the 80s.

Valley Politics is a fresh and informative perspective on Silicon Valley’s politics and public policy. Each episode features four segments including:

  • Silicon Valley hot topic with guest experts
  • Community News – a briefing from local nonprofit organizations
  • Where Are They Now? – catching up with retired leaders who made a difference in our community
  • People’s Opinion – on-the-street reporter gathers opinions on current topics in different areas


The show airs every Wednesday at 8PM PST and Saturday at 9PM PST. New episodes air the first Wednesday of every month.

Duration: 30 minutes
Schedule: Wednesday 8PM PST & Saturday 9PM PST
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