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Ron Dellums to sit for live TV interview Monday

Outgoing Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums will sit down Monday evening with Bay Area journalism icon Belva Davis for a live conversation about his term of office, and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead for the city.

The interview will be broadcast live at 7 p.m. Monday on KTOP-TV Channel 10, Oakland’s government-access television station; it’s available to all Comcast Cable and AT&T U-verse subscribers. It can also be viewed as a live stream on the City’s web site.

The interview will then be rebroadcast at 3:30 p.m. next Thursday, Dec. 9; 8 p.m. next Friday, Dec. 10; and 5:30 p.m. next Saturday, Dec. 11.

Josh Richman

Josh Richman covers state and national politics for the Bay Area News Group. A New York City native, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and reported for the Express-Times of Easton, Pa. for five years before coming to the Oakland Tribune and ANG Newspapers in 1997. He is a frequent guest on KQED Channel 9’s “This Week in Northern California;” a proud father; an Eagle Scout; a somewhat skilled player of low-stakes poker; a rather good cook; a firm believer in the use of semicolons; and an unabashed political junkie who will never, EVER seek elected office.

  • Elwood

    They found Ron?

    He’s alive?

    What are the odds of him staying awake throughout the interview?

    Perhaps he will explain how he came to owe hundreds of thousands of dollars in back taxes.

  • RR, Uninvited Columnist

    Make sure somebody is present to guide Ron to the studio and the men’s room.

  • John W

    Ron would have been good for a Saturday Night Live skit or two if he had a national profile.

  • RR, Uninvited Columnist

    Who gives a flyin’ cowpat what Dellums has to say?