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Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer brings another episode of Karzai Talk, News of the Godly, The Apologies of the Week, News of the Warm, News of the Olympic Movement, News of Inspectors General, News from Outside the Bubble, and more!

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer has News of the Olympic Movement, News of Inspector's General, the Apologies of the Week, News of the Warm, News of the Atom, and great music. Plus, Harry has a song about Rupert Murdoch's new flame.  

President Barack Obama is visiting Louisiana Tuesday in support of issues he highlighted in his final State of the Union Address. One area with bipartisan support for change is in criminal justice reform – an issue he recently reviewed at the White House with a former New Orleans police chief.

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards is spending his first day on the job in Baton Rouge. One political expert already sees signs of stormy times to come.

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On MondayJohn Bel Edwards was be sworn into office as the governor on his family Bible at the state capitol.

His inauguration festivities pale in comparison to the full-blown festival thrown by Bobby Jindal when he took office. Bel Edwards had a simple ceremony during the day, and a ball that night. Jan Moller, ​director of the Louisiana Budget Project, discusses whether the pared down celebration reflects the state's fiscal woes.

Business leaders will be listening carefully when John Bel Edwards speaks after taking his oath of office Monday morning. They will want to hear his plan for prosperity.

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show with Harry Shearer: Clintosomething: Bill and Tony Blair,  Reads the Trades, Our Freedom-Loving Friends, News of the Godly, News of the Olympic Movement, The Apologies of the Week, News of Inspectors General, News of the Warm, and more!

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer starts the year with Our Freedom-Loving Friends, News of the Olympic Movement, The Apologies of the Week, News of AFPAC, Quiffle Entrepreneur Boot Camp, News of the Godly, News of the Atom, FIFA, Obama sings he's sorry, and more!

Harry Shearer
Harry Shearer

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer takes a hilarious look back on 2015: The Year in Rebuke.

Louisiana lawmakers heading back to a new session have already tapped the state Rainy Day Fund to fill budget shortfalls. A new report recommends the state tighten up rules on how that pile of money should be used.

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