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FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2011, file photo former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh, R-Ill., gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Walsh, a former Illinois congressman, says he'll challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020. The tea party favorite argues that Trump is unfit for the White House. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
August 25, 2019 - 6:34 pm
Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is unfit for office and must be denied a second term. "He's nuts. He's erratic. He's cruel...
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FILE - This Sept. 16, 2013, file photo shows the ESPN logo prior to an NFL football game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers, in Cincinnati. ESPN is reminding employees of the network's policy to avoid talking about politics after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and his recent racist comments and ESPN itself on the air this week. (AP Photo/David Kohl, File)
July 21, 2019 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN is making sure that its employees know there is not change in the network's policy to avoid talking about politics unless it intersects with sports after radio talk show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and his recent racist comments and ESPN itself on the...
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FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2016 file photo, musician Ted Nugent performs before Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump comes on stage for his campaign rally before the general election, in the Grand Gallery at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Mich. Nugent says the Florida students calling for gun control have “no soul” and are “mushy brained children.” He made the comments Friday while defending the National Rifle Association as a guest on the Joe Pags Show, a nationally syndicated conservative radio program. Nugent, an NRA board member, said survivors of the Parkland school shooting are wrong to blame the NRA for mass shootings.(Joel Bissell/The Grand Rapids Press via AP, File)
March 31, 2018 - 4:51 pm
Rocker Ted Nugent says the Florida students calling for gun control have "no soul" and are "mushy brained children." The 69-year-old made the comments Friday while defending the National Rifle Association as a guest on the Joe Pags show, a nationally syndicated conservative radio program. Nugent, a...
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February 28, 2018 - 10:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — PBS is bringing some more conservative political voices to the mix. It is starting a new talk show in April hosted by columnist Michael Gerson and commentator Amy Holmes. The new program, titled "In Principle," is modeled after William F. Buckley's long-running show "Firing Line."...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Shane Bouvet, a campaign volunteer, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 11, 2018 - 11:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reeling from the downfall of a senior aide, the White House was on the defensive Sunday, attempting to soften President Donald Trump's comments about the mistreatment of women while rallying around the embattled chief of staff. Several senior aides fanned out on the morning talk...
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In an Aug. 28, 2017 photo, Michele Tafoya interviews San Francisco quarterback Brian Hoyer on the sidelines at US Bank Stadium during the Vikings49ers pre-season game in Minneapolis. Tafoya, sideline reporter for NBC Sunday Night Football, lives in Edina with her husband and two children. (Brian Peterson/Star Tribune via AP)/Star Tribune via AP)
January 31, 2018 - 7:46 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Michele Tafoya was a 28-year-old sports talk radio host in the heart of college basketball country, embarking on a long-desired vocation in an unforgiving field when she felt her first career boost from a bold on-air prediction. Cal will beat Duke. That's what Tafoya told...
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Senate Environment Committee Ranking members Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., left, uses an EPA poster to help him question Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt during a hearing on on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Looking at the poster is committee member Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., right. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
January 30, 2018 - 12:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt sought to distance himself Tuesday from his 2016 statements that presidential candidate Donald Trump is a bully who, if elected, would abuse the Constitution. Pruitt made the comments in February 2016 while appearing on a...
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FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, speaks during an event in Manchester, N.H. Breitbart News Network announced Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, that Bannon is stepping down as chairman of the conservative news site. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm, File)
January 10, 2018 - 12:49 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House strategist Steve Bannon's remarks critical of President Donald Trump's administration appear to be costing him dearly. The conservative Breitbart News Network announced Tuesday that Bannon is stepping down as chairman. He's also losing his daily show on the...
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FILE - In this Dec. 5, 2017 photo, former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at a campaign rally, in Fairhope Ala. Alabama voters pick between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)
December 10, 2017 - 7:18 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the race for the Alabama Senate seat (all times local): 6:20 p.m. Alabama Democratic Senate nominee Doug Jones is using the words of the state's senior GOP senator in his last-minute push for votes. In a Sunday night speech at a Huntsville church, Jones...
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FILE - In this May 24, 2016, file photo, Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., ranking member on the House Judiciary Committee, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington during a hearing. When sexual-misconduct allegations surface in the private sector, a boss really can say "You're fired" - as Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose and others can attest. In the political world, it's never that simple. Conyers, facing sexual misconduct allegations, has refused to step down even after House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urged the veteran Democrat from Detroit to do so. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
December 05, 2017 - 1:00 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Besieged by allegations of sexual harassment, Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned from Congress on Tuesday, bringing an abrupt end to the Detroit liberal's nearly 53-year career in the House. The 88-year-old civil rights leader becomes the highest-ranking figure on Capitol Hill to...
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