Laura Akers

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It's All Politics, June 20, 2013

<b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>NPR's Ron Elving and Ken Rudin weigh in on President Obama leaving controversies like the IRS and the NSA behind as he attended the G-8 summit in Europe. Back in Washington, the House OKs a far-reaching 20-week abortion ban bill. And former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) …

What Might Have Been

Paula Deen stiffs Today show.

Our Lady Noonan Presses On

<b>Undaunted by recent developments</b>, and urged on by the tiny canaries tweeting new information into her ears almost by the minute, Our Lady Of The Magic Dolphins brings us back to the IRS dumbassery, which she and the canaries believe is the functional equivalent of the Reagan Administration's …

The Most Ludicrous Statement From A President

Perhaps the most singularly ludicrous thing this president ever has said was what he said to Charlie Rose a few days ago about the NSA surveillance empire that has been coming to light over the past month.<p>BARACK OBAMA: -- bigger and better than everybody else and we should take pride in that …

Oh, You're No Fun Any More

<b>Up in New Hampshire</b>, Representative Stella Tremblay, one of our favorite experiments gone wrong from the Laboratories Of Democracy, has decided to make our lives a little less joyful.<p>Controversial state Rep. Stella Tremblay, R-Auburn, resigned from the New Hampshire House of Representatives …