Bill Crosier, a reform candidate for KPFT’s Local Station Board (LSB) I believe strongly in the Pacifica mission, feel it’s critical that we continue to broadcast programming that other stations refuse to let people hear, and know that KPFT is needed even more today than when it first went on the air over 40 years

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My name is Kevin White and I’m running for the KPFT Local station board. The Pacifica Foundation is undergoing dire financial hardship. To survive each station desperately needs to look deeply into its broadcast schedule and begin the difficult process of removing what is not bringing in money and promoting on the air what does.

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I, Gerard (Jerry) Lynch, am running for the KPFT board because I have always been proud to have one of the five Pacifica Stations in the whole country here in Houston and I want the Station to thrive. Though a listener for more than 35 years and an occasional speaker on KPFT I am an

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My core philosophy is balance. Too often nowadays we find our country split by people with unwavering opinions as well as bandwagon hoppers, both limiting themselves to solutions. Without a balance of being skeptical and open minded there is no reason to even have a good argument. Complacency in ones opinions allows for core values

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My name is Ira Aghai. I have been a listener and supporter of independently operated, non-commercial and listener-supported radio since I was in high school and was a community dj at a local university’s radio station when I was in college. Now, as a young adult I would like to give back in a way

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Our bylaws say the Local Station Board “shall have the duty to … work with station management…” Because I want to work with management, I shared an earlier version of this statement with Duane Bradley, General Manager, Ernesto Aguilar, Program Director, and Robin Lewis, Development Director. Out of respect for them, I am keeping their

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Greetings. I am Dean Torres and I am excited to be a candidate for the KPFT Local Station Board. A little bit about me, I am estimating and design consultant for exterior building envelope. Which basically means that I serve as an intermediary between architects / engineers / general contractors and assist with value engineering

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My name is Anisa Faruqi. I’m a native Houstonian from Spring Branch. I have spent all my life in Houston. I graduated from Memorial High School and went to Houston Community College. I’m second generation Pakistani-American, and am working towards becoming ASL/Spanish trilingual. I’m very active in my community, through my work in the Houston

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The Local Election Supervisor has determined that this candidate violated the Fair Campaign Provisions. Details of the original violation can be read here and the NES’ update can be read here. I am Deborah Shafto and I am running for the board because I believe that now, more than ever, we need an effective way to

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My name is Susan Radwan. I am running for re-election to the KPFT local station board. I filled a vacated seat in March 2015. I discovered KPFT in the late 1970’s shortly after I moved to the Houston area from North Carolina. I admire KPFT’s ability to remain listener supported and it’s ability to present

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