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You've probably read those articles about how, in the United States, minorities are becoming the majority. That's a polite way of describing what is really going on. Namely, that the U.S. population is becoming more Latino and less white. More than any other group, it is Latinos who are driving demographic changes.

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La Raza says it's not ignoring Trayvon Martin caseupdated: Wed Mar 28 2012 22:05:00

The National Council of La Raza responded to accusations on Wednesday by critics such as conservative commentator Rush Limbaugh that the civil rights organization has not been vocal enough during the Trayvon Martin controversy.

Limbaugh battles to keep advertisersupdated: Wed Mar 28 2012 09:53:00

Rush Limbaugh is under fire for remarks made on his radio show. Goldie Taylor and CNN's Don Lemon discuss the fallout.

Stop the war on comedyupdated: Sat Mar 17 2012 09:50:00

First, there was the war on drugs. Then came the war on terrorism. Followed by the war on Christmas, women and religion. We seem to love waging wars.

Left slams Limbaugh, right slams Maherupdated: Sat Mar 17 2012 09:50:00

Comedian Bill Maher says Rush Limbaugh has apologized, and liberals are looking bad not accepting it.

Missouri, don't honor Limbaughupdated: Tue Mar 13 2012 09:08:00

To sculptor E. Spencer Schubert, Missouri House Speaker Steve Tilley and the members of the Missouri Legislature:

No Limbaugh bust in Missouri Capitol?updated: Tue Mar 13 2012 09:08:00

A controversy erupts after a Kansas City artist begins creating a bronze bust of Rush Limbaugh for the Missouri Capitol.

FCC should clear Limbaugh from airwavesupdated: Mon Mar 12 2012 10:05:00

Ironically, the misogyny Rush Limbaugh spewed for three days over Sandra Fluke was not much worse than his regular broadcast of sexist, racist and homophobic hate speech:

It's un-American to silence Limbaughupdated: Mon Mar 12 2012 09:19:00

I despise Rush Limbaugh. I despise almost everything I have ever heard him say. I wish that he were no longer on the air. That is why I write today to defend him against those who call for him to be silenced.

Limbaugh fallout for right-wing radio?updated: Mon Mar 12 2012 09:19:00

Newsweek/Daily Beast's John Avlon on how Rush Limbaugh's recent comments against women is sending advertisers elsewhere.

Limbaugh apology: I became like 'them'updated: Thu Mar 08 2012 06:22:00

CNN's Jon Zarrella looks at Rush Limbaugh's latest apology after several companies pull ads from his radio show.

Limbaugh revels in the crossfire after Fluke commentsupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 06:22:00

Republican kingmaker or entertainer? Truth teller or "big fat idiot"?

CNNMoney: AOL joins Limbaugh ad pulloutupdated: Mon Mar 05 2012 18:52:00

AOL joined the growing list of companies on Monday to announce suspensions of advertising on the Rush Limbaugh Show, responding to the radio host's comments about a Georgetown law student who advocated health care coverage for contraception. "At AOL one of our core values is that we act with integrity," the company said in a Facebook post. "We have monitored the unfolding events and have determined that Mr. Limbaugh's comments are not in line with our values."

On-message with social media? Good luck with that updated: Sat Mar 03 2012 18:54:00

Mitt Romney had a mutiny on his hands. Not with his staff but with his embeds.

Ex-child slave takes on Rush Limbaughupdated: Sun Oct 23 2011 19:00:00

A former child slave of the Lord's Resistance Army in Africa goes after Rush Limbaugh for his defense of the L.R.A. POLL: Was Rush Limbaugh's Praise of President Obama All Sarcasm?updated: Tue May 03 2011 10:12:00

The radio host says, "Thank God for President Obama," but later laughs about it

Glenn Beck and the cult of paranoiaupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 11:48:00

November 8, 1994: It was a slaughter. In one night, Republicans seized 54 seats in the House and eight seats in the Senate, capturing Congress for the first time since 1954.

Who is the real Glenn Beck?updated: Mon Oct 25 2010 11:48:00

CNN's John King interviews New York Times political reporter Mark Leibovich on his new profile "Being Glenn Beck."

Limbaugh on Steinbrenner: 'Cracker' made black athletes millionairesupdated: Tue Jul 13 2010 22:31:00

George Steinbrenner was a "cracker who made a lot of African-American millionaires," conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh said Tuesday of the New York Yankees owner who died earlier in the day from a heart attack. Elton John 'a Little Surprised' at Rush Limbaugh Wedding Inviteupdated: Wed Jun 16 2010 07:47:00

"Life is about building bridges, not walls," he told his partner in deciding to attend Why Would Elton John Sing at Rush Limbaugh's Wedding?updated: Tue Jun 08 2010 08:47:00

Believe it or not, they share a view on gay marriage - and then there's that reported $1 million Rush Limbaugh Weds for 4th Time, and Elton John Singsupdated: Mon Jun 07 2010 08:28:00

The radio star, his much younger bride and 400 guests were reportedly serenaded by Sir Elton

CNNMoney: Rush Limbaugh cuts NYC penthouse price to $13 millionupdated: Thu Jun 03 2010 08:11:00

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh is having a tough time saying adios to New York City. But it's not because he'll miss the Big Apple -- rather, he's been forced to cut the asking price for his Fifth Avenue penthouse by nearly a million bucks.

CNNMoney: Rush Limbaugh cuts NYC penthouse price to $13 millionupdated: Fri May 14 2010 16:24:00

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh is having a tough time saying adios to New York City. But it's not because he'll miss the Big Apple. Rather, he's been forced to cut the asking price for his Fifth Avenue penthouse to $12.95 million.

CNNMoney: Rush Limbaugh wants $14 million for his NYC penthouseupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 14:27:00

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh is saying adios to the Big Apple and selling his Fifth Avenue penthouse, asking almost $14 million.

Palin should cut the hypocrisyupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 13:59:00

Sarah Palin's most ardent supporters in "real America" love to suggest that those of us who don't buy into her shtick fail to grasp why they love her, citing her realness, plain-spokenness and whatever else they can conjure up. Rush Limbaugh: I Still Don't Know Cause of Chest Painsupdated: Fri Jan 29 2010 09:28:00

The radio host says he thought it was "the big one," but doctors say he has no heart disease

Tests find 'nothing wrong' with Limbaugh's heartupdated: Fri Jan 01 2010 17:45:00

Tests that were performed on Rush Limbaugh after he was admitted to a Hawaii hospital for chest pains "found absolutely nothing wrong," the conservative talk show host said Friday.

Limbaugh: 'Nothing Wrong'updated: Fri Jan 01 2010 17:45:00

Rush Limbaugh gives an update on his condition after he was admitted to a Hawaii hospital for chest pains.

Rush Limbaugh taken to hospital with chest painupdated: Thu Dec 31 2009 01:33:00

Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh was taken to a Honolulu hospital with chest pains Wednesday, a show staffer said.

Move to where the jobs areupdated: Mon Nov 23 2009 13:43:00

In the early 1990's, I was listening to the Rush Limbaugh radio show when a young man from Youngstown, Ohio, called in to complain about... well, life. Jack McCallum: Limbaugh exclusion couldn't be more in American traditionupdated: Fri Oct 16 2009 12:48:00

Professional gasbag Rush Limbaugh has predictably blamed the left, the media and the Rev. Al Sharpton (another professional gasbag, by the way), among others, for his being dropped from the ownership group that is attempting to purchase the St. Louis Rams. Huffing and puffing with self-importance, the Ruler of the Radio Right sees dire menace in his situation, which in his words "is about the future of the United States of America and what kind of country we're going to have."

Commentary: Don't blame Limbaugh for our faultsupdated: Thu Oct 15 2009 09:32:00

Things ain't what they used to be. Sources: Limbaugh dropped from group seeking to buy Ramsupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 19:03:00

If conservative radio commentator Rush Limbaugh ever had much of a chance to be a minority owner in a successful bid to buy the NFL's St. Louis Rams, it is now over, two league sources have confirmed to

GOP afraid of Limbaugh?updated: Wed Jul 29 2009 11:20:00

Colin Powell suggest GOP leaders are afraid of Rush Limbaugh and don't speak out against the radio host.

Powell: Both Gates, police could have handled things betterupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 11:20:00

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell said Tuesday that he has been the victim of racial profiling but believes Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. could have been more patient with the police officer who arrested him.

Sotomayor: GOP cries racism, Dems cry foulupdated: Wed Jun 03 2009 15:40:00

During the presidential campaign, then-candidate Barack Obama said that he hoped his administration wouldn't get hung up on matters of race.

Republicans walk a fine line on Sotomayorupdated: Wed May 27 2009 13:33:00

The Republican Party risks further alienating Hispanic voters if it challenges the nomination of Sonia Sotomayor, who would become the first Hispanic, and the third woman, on the Supreme Court, political analysts say.

Colin Powell pushes backupdated: Mon May 25 2009 19:35:00

CNN's Bill Schneider reports on how Colin Powell is responding to recent attacks from two prominent fellow Republicans.

Analysis: Powell flap gets GOP to ask 'What kind of party are we?'updated: Mon May 25 2009 19:35:00

Colin Powell stirred up the Republican Party's very public internal debate about the direction of the party and asserted it's losing because it doesn't appeal to moderates like him.

King: Supreme Court pick, Powell and GOP's 'big tent'updated: Mon May 25 2009 12:52:00

The sounds of Sunday on Memorial Day weekend included the sonic booms of the Shuttle Atlantis returning home. As always, it was a breathtaking sight.

Commentary: Obama has best day as presidentupdated: Fri Apr 03 2009 06:47:00

If a statesman is one who looks to the next generation and a politician one who looks to the next election, a political consultant must be one who looks to the next tracking poll. Well, I'll go one better and just look at today -- April 2, 2009.

Comment: Anti-Obama retains radio powerupdated: Fri Mar 13 2009 07:43:00

It seems like the whole world knows all about Barack Obama, so let me introduce you to the anti-Obama, the second most interesting man in American politics.

Limbaugh to star in DNC roadside adupdated: Thu Mar 12 2009 05:26:00

National Democrats plan to unveil a new theme Thursday in their ongoing campaign to portray conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh as the true leader of the Republican Party.

Commentary: Limbaugh is still relevantupdated: Fri Mar 06 2009 11:54:00

It's no secret that liberals throughout the nation are rejoicing at Rush Limbaugh's supposed status as leader of the Republican Party. I can see why. He's easy to pick on.

Limbaugh: A deliberate distraction or de facto leader?updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 15:14:00

As Democrats cast conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh as the de facto leader of the GOP, Republicans are decrying what they see as an orchestrated scheme designed to divert attention from the Democrats' spending proposals.

Limbaugh 'doesn't run GOP'updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 15:14:00

Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani says Rush Limbaugh is valuable, but doesn't lead the Republican Party.

Limbaugh vs. Steele vs. Kaineupdated: Thu Mar 05 2009 08:10:00

Michael Steele apologizes to Rush Limbaugh; DNC chair calls Limbaugh the GOP's 'Wizard of Oz.' Paul Steinhauser reports.

Democrats' 'apology' Web site mocks Limbaughupdated: Thu Mar 05 2009 08:10:00

Democrats launched a Web site Wednesday that mocks GOP leaders for apologizing to radio host Rush Limbaugh for criticizing or publicly disagreeing with him.

Commentary: Rush Limbaugh GOP debate is idioticupdated: Thu Mar 05 2009 08:06:00

The cold winds of March have obviously affected the intelligence and thought processes of people who need to get their thinking straight.

Steele talks to Limbaugh: 'We are all good'updated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:24:00

Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele said Tuesday he has spoken with Rush Limbaugh about his comments regarding the conservative radio talk show host.

GOP civil warupdated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:24:00

Guest host Roland Martin talks with his panel about their reaction to the Rush Limbaugh controversy.

GOP chairman Steele backs off Limbaugh criticismupdated: Tue Mar 03 2009 11:17:00

In comments that were broadcast over the weekend, Republican Party Chairman Michael Steele called Rush Limbaugh's rhetoric "incendiary" and "ugly" and insisted that he is in charge of the GOP.

Limbaugh on bipartisanshipupdated: Sun Mar 01 2009 08:18:00

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh says bipartisanship begins only with victory.

Rush Limbaugh calls on conservatives to take back nationupdated: Sun Mar 01 2009 08:18:00

Rush Limbaugh brought a cheering crowd to its feet several times Saturday at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington as he called on fellow conservatives to take back the country.

Romney picked as 2012 GOP front-runnerupdated: Sat Feb 28 2009 18:09:00

Conservative activists on Saturday named former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney the winner of a poll for best 2012 GOP presidential candidate.

GOP presidential movie: '2012: The sequel'updated: Sat Feb 28 2009 12:00:00

Republicans have a script for 2012. Just listen to Newt Gingrich, speaking before the crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference, which is an annual gathering of conservatives from across the country:

Commentary: Jindal leads GOP on a 'march of folly'updated: Fri Feb 27 2009 08:46:00

Over the course of history, governments, political regimes and leaders have done some stupid things despite all arguments to the contrary, at times even against their own self-interest.

Commentary: A history lesson for Rush Limbaughupdated: Sun Feb 01 2009 10:54:00

On Thursday, Rush Limbaugh, the moral and intellectual leader and most influential person in the Republican Party in the United States, wrote in the august op-ed pages of The Wall Street Journal, the acknowledged epicenter of right-wing thought, that President Obama should adopt a bipartisan solution to address the president's economic stimulus plan -- or as Limbaugh refers to it, "porkulus."

Campbell on Limbaughupdated: Fri Jan 30 2009 21:25:00

CNN's Campbell Brown weighs in on Rush Limbaugh's comments in reference to CNN's Ali Velshi.

Commentary: A challenge to Rush Limbaughupdated: Fri Jan 30 2009 21:25:00

Thursday night on this program, we spent some time talking about Rush Limbaugh and a piece he had in The Wall Street Journal, arguing there should be more emphasis right now on tax cuts to help the economy.

Ads pressure GOP senators to back Obama's stimulus planupdated: Fri Jan 30 2009 02:04:00

Voters in Cleveland, Ohio; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Reno, Nevada, will wake Friday morning to a new radio advertisement calling on them to urge their Republican senators to support President Obama's stimulus plan.

Commentary: Is Obama having second thoughts?updated: Tue Jan 27 2009 11:08:00

I wonder if President Obama is having second thoughts.

Commentary: McCain's Latino ad hits target, Obama's missesupdated: Fri Sep 19 2008 11:58:00

The new offensive in the presidential election is a Spanish-language air war in which each party is trying to convince Latino voters that the other is no amigo to the nation's largest minority and that it did them wrong during the immigration debacle in Congress. Rush Limbaugh Signs $38M Dealupdated: Wed Jul 02 2008 20:00:00

Approaching his 20th anniversary as talk radio's most dominant force, Rush Limbaugh has signed a lucrative new deal with Premiere Radio Networks that will keep him on the air until 2016

Rush Limbaugh urges vote for Obamaupdated: Thu May 08 2008 09:54:00

He has publicly urged Republicans to vote for Sen. Hillary Clinton to keep the divisive Democratic nomination fight alive, but talk radio host Rush Limbaugh said Wednesday he really wants Sen. Barack Obama to be the party's nominee.

Analysis of NC, IN primariesupdated: Thu May 08 2008 09:54:00

Panelists discuss Obama's major win in North Carolina and Clinton's narrow victory in Indiana. Can GOP Voters Spoil the Dem Race? updated: Wed Mar 19 2008 14:00:00

Conservative talk hosts are urging Republicans to cross over and prolong the Democratic primaries. But whether Limbaugh's "chaos plan" is working is unclear Rush Limbaugh Talks to TIMEupdated: Wed Feb 13 2008 15:15:00

Q & A: The talk radio king speaks about the media's misunderstanding of his medium and conservatives' dissatisfaction with John McCain

Glenn Beck: My untimely demiseupdated: Thu Feb 07 2008 12:21:00

The rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Clear Channel defends Limbaugh after 'phony soldiers' remarkupdated: Wed Oct 03 2007 13:15:00

The company that syndicates Rush Limbaugh's radio program defended the talk-show host Wednesday over his controversial "phony soldiers" remark, saying it's "unfair" to assume the comment was directed at combat troops opposing the Iraq war.

Cafferty: Congress loses focus?updated: Wed Oct 03 2007 13:15:00

Jack asks: What should Congress focus on instead of ads and Rush Limbaugh's comments?

Top Democrat blasts Limbaugh for 'phony soldiers' commentupdated: Mon Oct 01 2007 19:48:00

The top Democrat in the Senate slammed Rush Limbaugh Monday over his recent controversial "phony soldiers" remark, despite the conservative talk-radio host's protests that his words have been taken out of context.

Schwarzenegger: Rush Limbaugh is 'irrelevant'updated: Tue Mar 20 2007 20:14:00

Rush Limbaugh likes to call himself "The Most Dangerous Man in America" because critics have long worried about how his powerful radio show shapes the political landscape.

The best -- and worst -- in legal news for 2006updated: Mon Jan 01 2007 08:44:00

Miami lawyer Kendall Coffey, a former U.S. attorney and frequent CNN guest analyst, takes a wry look at the best and worst the legal world had to offer in 2006.

Ivins: The campaign of sleazeupdated: Thu Oct 26 2006 17:11:00

It's a race to the bottom. For misinformation and cruelty, not to mention plain old dreadful manners, it is so hard to beat Rush Limbaugh. We can only measure the Great Blowhard against himself.

Random drug tests, no guns for Limbaughupdated: Mon May 01 2006 13:10:00

Rush Limbaugh must pass random drug tests for the next 18 months to satisfy an agreement filed Monday that will lead to dismissal of a prescription fraud charge if he stays out of trouble.

Rehab, $30,000 to keep Limbaugh out of courtupdated: Fri Apr 28 2006 20:46:00

Firebrand radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh was charged Friday with fraudulently concealing information to obtain prescription drugs, but prosecutors will drop the charge after 18 months if Limbaugh remains in treatment for drug addiction, his lawyer said.

CNNMoney: Rush video on the go?updated: Tue Nov 29 2005 06:52:00

Fans of conservative talk-show host Rush Limbaugh will soon be able to watch a daily 60-second video podcast of his show, according to a published report.

Prosecutors get some Limbaugh medical recordsupdated: Wed Jul 06 2005 20:04:00

After a lengthy legal fight that went all the way to Florida's highest court, a judge Wednesday gave prosecutors some of Rush Limbaugh's private medical records related to his use of prescription drugs. But the judge returned the rest of the records, seized in 2003, to the conservative talk show host.

Court denies Limbaugh's appealupdated: Thu Apr 28 2005 16:14:00

The Florida Supreme Court has turned down conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh's request to review a lower court decision that the state could seize his medical records.

Limbaugh loses appeal in courtupdated: Wed Oct 06 2004 11:14:00

The state acted correctly when it seized Rush Limbaugh's medical records, Florida's 4th District Court of Appeal announced in a written opinion issued Wednesday.

The people aren't splitupdated: Mon Aug 09 2004 11:52:00

People are really hating right now," Jim Lehrer, public television's lion of civility, said a few weeks ago. "Our e-mails and our phone calls reflect not a lot of open minds out there."

Rush Limbaugh to divorce updated: Sat Jun 12 2004 13:34:00

Radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh and his wife, Marta, are divorcing, Limbaugh's spokesman said.

American Forces Radio: Objective view of the home front?updated: Wed Jun 02 2004 16:54:00

Over the thunder of the tanks Rush Limbaugh's voice is heard for an hour Monday through Friday in Baghdad.

FSB: Liberal Media Mark Walsh thinks talk-radio listeners are ready to turn their dial to the left. Is he right?updated: Sat May 01 2004 00:01:00

Mmm, that's good!" says Mark Walsh, dipping into a bowl of guacamole at Rosa Mexicana in Washington, D.C. "So fresh!" He likes it chunky too: "When the guacamole has been through the strainer, I ha...

Limbaugh attorney: Search violated rightsupdated: Wed Apr 07 2004 17:05:00

Rush Limbaugh's attorney argued Wednesday before a three-judge panel that prosecutors who accuse the radio talk-show host of "doctor shopping" to get drugs should not be allowed to look at his medical records, which they seized last November using a search warrant.

Limbaugh challenges seizure of medical recordsupdated: Thu Mar 18 2004 19:19:00

Rush Limbaugh's attorney filed a reply Thursday in the Florida 4th District Court of Appeal saying prosecutors failed to comply with a state statute in seizing his medical records.

Controversy over letter release in Limbaugh case continuesupdated: Wed Feb 04 2004 16:27:00

From the Wolf Blitzer Reports staff in Atlanta:

Limbaugh lawyer denies any talk of plea dealupdated: Sun Jan 25 2004 20:26:00

Talk radio host Rush Limbaugh's lawyer said Monday there was never any offer by his client to make a plea deal with the state attorney's office investigating Limbaugh on charges of "doctor shopping."

Limbaugh's offer of plea deal rejectedupdated: Fri Jan 23 2004 12:37:00

Prosecutors rejected a plea deal offer from Rush Limbaugh's lawyers, who proposed that the radio talk show host enter a treatment program for drug offenders to avoid criminal conviction.

Fortune: Is Your Favorite Star's Salary Overblown?updated: Mon Mar 18 2002 00:01:00

At $20 million a picture, Will Smith is actually cheap--underpaid, even. No, seriously. According to a new metric making its way around the entertainment industry--the cost-per-viewer calculation (...

Fortune: How To Profit From Merger Mania Never before have so many companies headed to the altar, generating big rewards for investors. Hupdated: Mon Mar 30 1998 00:01:00

Psssst. Have I got a sweet stock for you. There's this tech company, see, and it's about to be taken over. I heard about it from my friend, who heard it from his broker, who talked to some people w...

Money Magazine: Where Famous Folks Are Investing for '94 The rich hope to get richer with tax-free munis and quality stock funds.updated: Wed Dec 15 1993 00:01:00

Rush Limbaugh, radio/TV personality and author: "My strategy is preservation of principal. Cash is king! I am bracing for a major deflationary cycle throughout 1994. I have inquired of a number of ...

Fortune: TRADING ON PUNK KID CONSERVATISM Radio star Rush Limbaugh's best-seller reveals some of the strengths -- and plenty of the flawsupdated: Mon Nov 16 1992 00:01:00

Rush Limbaugh, the AM radio talk show host, is a phenomenon. We know because he tells us so, loudly and often. ''The hottest national radio talk show in the world'' is how he describes his program....

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