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ALEC Using Front Groups? The 60 Minutes/Benghazi Controversy listen

11/14/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: ALEC, Koch brothers, James Madison Institute, Progress Florida, 60 Minutes, Lara Logan, Benghazi, Media Matters, Eric Boehlert

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Today on Radioactivity we'll look at a new report which says the American Legislative Exchange Council is funneling money special interests to think tanks to help get legislation passed. The report was done by Progress Florida and we'll talk with Progress Florida's Damien Filer.

Later a look at the recent controversy over 60 Minutes' report about Benghazi. We'll speak with [Media Matters](http://mediamatters.org/blog/2013/11/13/another-challenge-to-cbs-benghazi-r...

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Uncovering Benghazi Myths listen

10/24/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Tags: Benghazi, Media Matters, Dick Cheney, Libya, obama, Clinton, Ari Rabin Havt

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Today on Radioactivity Rob Lorei explores the ongoing conspiracy theories of Benghazi and separates fact from fiction with the help of Ari Rabin Havt, who works for Media Matters and is the co-author of the e-book The Benghazi Hoax.

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Debates in Congress: Food Stamps and the Benghazi controversy

09/20/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: Tampa, wmnf, food stamps, Benghazi, 88.5

Today Radioactivity explores two hotly debated issues in congress: Did the Obama administration turn its back on the embassy personnel in , Libya on 9/11/12? And the House of Representatives in Washington cutting the food stamp budget yesterday. Listen to the full show above.

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Criticism of Obama administration handling of Benghazi does not stand up under scrutiny

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9-11 Remembered

09/11/13 Warren Elly with Chris Ingram
Last Call Wednesday
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Today on the Last Call Warren Elly interviews Chris Ingram, a Republican Political Consultant who was working on Capital Hill on September 11th 2001. Ingram talked about role of American Foreign policy in the rise of terrorism and other issues related to 9/11. Listen to the full show above.

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Senator Rubio tells Tampa audience recent Obama administration scandals are due to political culture listen

05/20/13 Naveen Sultan
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) spoke in Tampa on Saturday, but instead of focusing on immigration reform he railed against the recent IRS, AP and Benghazi scandals. At the Hillsborough County Republican Party’s annual Lincoln Day Dinner Rubio said he is concerned about excessive government. He said the Obama administration’s criticism of the GOP has created a culture of politics that is responsible for these scandals.

“When you go around demonizing your opponents, when you go around telling p...

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Town Hall Meetings in Tampa on Government Budget Cuts; and The GOP Compares Benghazi to Watergate

05/13/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up we'll speak with Ward Cox with the non-profit group For The Family. FTF is holding a series of town halls to discuss how government budget cuts are impacting citizens. Tonight a town hall will be held at 7PM at the Beulah Baptist Church 1006 West Cypress in Tampa.

Later, the tragedy in Benghazi which too place in September of last year, is bringing conservatives to compar...

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White House denies allegations that Benghazi talking points were changed 12 times

05/10/13 Janelle Irwin
Last Call Friday
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Conservative news outlets have claimed the Obama administration altered talking points on the 2012 Benghazi attack 12-times. Other allegations have surfaced claiming the words Al Qaeda were removed. The White House is denying those claims saying there was only one change made to the CIA-approved talking points and that was only changing "consulate" to "diplomatic post." Spokesperson Jay Carney also says officials released only the information that could be confirmed as it was received.

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Reaction to death of U.S. Ambassador in Libya listen

09/12/12 wire services including AP
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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President Barack Obama is condemning in the "strongest possible terms" an attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya that killed four Americans, including the American ambassador.

Today Obama said the U.S. will work with the Libyan government to bring the perpetrators of the attack to justice. He says "no acts of terror" will shake America's resolve.

Obama said the U.S. rejects any efforts to denigrate the religious beliefs of others, but says there is "absolutely no justification" for viole...

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CAIR's Hassan Shibly on death of US Ambassador to Libya listen

09/12/12 Seán Kinane
Last Call Wednesday
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The day after Tuesday's attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya we spoke with Hassan Shibly. He’s executive director of the Tampa chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).

Four Americans have died, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens, following riots by Libyans upset at a low-budget film critical of Islam.

We heard audio of Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) suggesting Al-Qaeda could be responsible for the attack.

We also touched on the ongoing effort by conservat...

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