Archives: Ken Rudin

Ken Rudin: NPR’s Political Junkie

This hour we’ll get the political lowdown with Ken Rudin. What are Chris Christie’s chances in the 2016 presidential race? Will San Diego recall mayor Bob Filner? And of course fights over immigration, voter laws and Obamacare continue. But fear not– expert analysis is on the way!

Avoiding the “Nuclear Option” with Ken Rudin

Even without secret tests in the desert, it looks like the Senate has narrowly avoided the “nuclear option–” a split along party lines that threatened to rewrite rules regarding approval of executive branch nominees. That’s just one topic on this hour’s All Sides. We’ll be joined by Ken Rudin, who will walk us through the latest news in Washington

Politics with Political Junkie Ken Rudin

There’s lots of news from Washington this week. Budget analysts have determined the economic benefits of immigration reform. The House passed a bill that limits abortions. And an increasing number of Americans think the President was behind the IRS Tea Party targeting scandal. This hour, Ken Rudin joins us to sort out the latest headlines.

Political Scuttlebutt with Ken Rudin

Feeling overwhelmed by current events? This hour on All Sides, we’re joined by NPR’s Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, who’ll help us sort out the latest scandals, coups, reforms, and maybe even a few achievements. From Benghazi to immigration to the IRS, we’ll gain some insight into the stories behind recent headlines.

Political Junkie Ken Rudin: Sequester, Hagel & more

If President Obama and members of Congress can’t reach a deal, $85 billion in spending cuts are set to begin unfolding on Friday. In this hour, we’ll wrap our heads around sequestration with NPR’s Political Junkie Ken Rudin.

NPR’s Political Junkie Talks Politics

It’s a new year, and a new year means more news in the political world. On this hour, NPR’s Political Junkie will give us a rundown of the latest in politics.

NPR’s Political Junkie Talks Politics

The fiscal cliff talks are still dominating Washington politics, but what about the vacant Senator seat in South Carolina? And what’s the latest on the right to work legislation in Michigan? On this hour, we’re talking national politics with our favorite political junkie.

NPR’s Political Junkie Talks Politics

The Republican National Convention will heat up with an acceptance speech by candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday night. NPR’s Political Junkie will join us on this hour to talk about the RNC, as well as next week’s DNC preview.

NPR’s Political Junkie Talks Politics/Celebrate Columbus in Song

In the first segment, we’ll talk about the latest in national politics with NPR’s Political Junkie. Then, we’ll talk about a 200Columbus CD that celebrates Columbus with 14 unique songs.

Presidential Politics/Gay Boy Scout Leader is Forced to Resign

So, it’s Obama versus Romney. What can we expect in the coming months before the Presidential election? NPR’s Political Junkie Ken Rudin will talk politics. Then, one lesbian Ohio mother was recently ousted from her position as den leader from a Tiger Scouts chapter because of her sexual orientation.