It's All Politics
2:42 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Why Chris Christie's Popularity May Tear His Party Apart

Gov. Chris Christie visits with students at Jose Marti Freshman Academy in Union City, N.J., on Wednesday.
Rich Schultz AP

Originally published on Thu November 7, 2013 4:11 pm

Chris Christie has become a national phenomenon.

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Le Show
12:50 pm
Sun November 3, 2013

Le Show For Nov. 3, 2013

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer talks about free trade agreements with Yves Smith of Naked Capitalism blog. Also, News of the Atom!

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Le Show
1:51 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

Le Show For Oct. 27, 2013

This week on Le Show, Harry talks about news from London, bees, cell phone spying, News of the Warm, News from the Inspector General, Apologies of the Week, and more.

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Le Show
1:23 pm
Sun October 20, 2013

Le Show For Oct. 20, 2013

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer talks about harmful chemicals in baby shampoo, Hollywood history assasins, News of NiceCorps, New Outside the Bubble, News of the Inspector General, Apologies of the Week, and more!

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Le Show
2:03 pm
Sun October 13, 2013

Le Show For Oct. 13, 2013

Harry Shearer.

This week on Le Show,  Harry Shearer shares What the Frack, Apologies of the Week, fun with waterboarding, SoFest, News of the Olympic Movement, the debt ceiling, News of AfPAC, Karsai Talk, News of the Atom, and more!

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4:00 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Senator Landrieu Says Lawmakers Scrambling To End Shutdown

Senator Mary Landrieu.
Office of Senator Mary Landrieu

Louisiana’s Democratic US Senator Mary Landrieu says talks are under way in the nation’s capital to end the partial government shutdown. Those behind-the-scenes discussions aren’t getting much traction.

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Le Show
12:00 pm
Sun October 6, 2013

Le Show For Oct. 6, 2013

This week on Le Show, Harry Shearer tackles the tough topic of the “New Iraq,” sharing the statistics of the most recent deaths this year.

In Bad Banks news, the British watchdog group Financial Conduct Authority has found that some small businesses have been defrauded by leading banks.

In the Apologies of the Week, Senator Ted Cruise apologizes to veterans, Beanie Baby creator H. Ty. Warner, students at Ole Miss University, Houston police, North Wales police, Chef Bourdon, and the retailer Hobby Lobby.

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1:39 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Fed. Government Shutdown Prompts WWII Museum Invitation To Veterans

The head of the National World War II Museum in New Orleans is extending an invitation to veterans groups that might find themselves unable to hold planned events at federal memorial sites or parks due to the government shutdown.

Museum chief executive Gordon H. Mueller notes in an emailed statement that the museum — an independent nonprofit operation — is not subject to the federal government shutdown.

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Le Show
1:00 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

Le Show For Sept. 29, 2013

Harry Shearer.

Today on Le Show, Harry Shearer takes the university town of Oxford, England by storm. The on air personality pokes fun at the academics on Oxford’s campus characterizing them as brains by day, drunks by night. Shearer turns his attention to the Libor Scandal comparing the likeliness of prosecution to that of JP Morgan officials. In U.S. news, the public in the Bonneville area have been warned not to eat the fish from the dam due to contaminants in the fish.

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11:36 am
Mon September 23, 2013

Analysis: La. Budget Needs $200M From Tax Amnesty

As Louisiana's latest amnesty program for delinquent taxpayers begins Monday, state officials are grappling with dueling concerns as they urge people to pony up what they owe.

Lawmakers and Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration need the program to help drum up $200 million in back-owed taxes to balance this year's budget or face deep cuts in the state's health care programs.

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