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Lars Larson

Lars Larson (born Lars K. Larson, March 6, 1959, in Taipei, Taiwan) is a Taiwanese-born American conservative U.S. talk radio show host based in ... More »Lars Larson (born Lars K. Larson, March 6, 1959, in Taipei, Taiwan) is a Taiwanese-born American conservative U.S. talk radio show host based in Oregon. Larson hosts a national talk radio show, which as of 2009 is syndicated by Compass Media Networks. His talk show's flagship station, 101.1 KXL-FM in Portland, Oregon, has hosted the program since 1997. Larson began his broadcasting career at age 16, at KTIL in his hometown of Tillamook, Oregon. He attended the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon, but later dropped out and never graduated, and was a radio news broadcaster on KATR, KUGN, and KBDF. He was later news director at KZEL before moving to KJRB in Spokane, Washington, in 1979. In 1980, Larson moved to Portland, Oregon, and KXL for what would become the first of two positions. Larson did the afternoon news. In 1983, he moved back to Eugene and was a reporter and anchor for KVAL-TV. In 1985, Larson moved back to Portland, but this time to KPTV, hosting the TV news magazine... [ Wikipedia ]

Lars Larson video on immigration bill

Walking with Speaker Pelosi are from left, Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and Rep. John Larson, D-Conn. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) In part three of his exclusive interview with The Daily Caller, talk radio host Lars Larson opined on the ”Gang of Eight’s”immigration ...

Lars Larson: MO Gun Control Proposal Raises Constitutional Problems

National talk-radio host Lars Larson—who is not a lawyer—understands the relevant provisions of the Constitution better than many lawyers I know. One television personality referred to the proposed Missouri ban as going after assault weapons and guns with assault-weapon features. That’s ...

Megyn Kelly Panel Clashes Over Whether Obama’s Potential Libya Strikes Leaked As ‘Distraction’

Radio hosts Lars Larson and Leslie Marshall clashed this afternoon on Megyn Kelly ‘s America Live over whether the potential strikes on Libya were deliberately leaked as a distraction from the fallout over the administration’s handling of the Benghazi consulate attacks. In what Kelly ...

Oregon Obamacare exchange's 'politically-motivated gag order'

Radio host Lars Larson and his show’s legal expert Bruce McCain report that in order to contract with Cover Oregon, so-called “community partners” are forced to sign a far-reaching non-disparagement agreement that could put the organizations at risk of losing all their grant money if ...

Conservative Radio Host: Mary Cheney Subjecting Sister Liz to ‘Gay Agenda’

by Evan McMurry | 3:07 pm, November 18th, 2013 VIDEO On The Real Story With Gretchen Carlson Monday afternoon, conservative radio host Lars Larson argued that Mary Cheney was subjecting her sister Liz Cheney to the “gay agenda” by demanding that the Wyoming senatorial candidate endorse ...

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Jehmu Greene To Fox: NAACP 'Jumped the Shark' on Rodeo Clown

by Evan McMurry | 11:26 am, August 15th, 2013 VIDEO » comments Appearing on Fox News Thursday morning, Democratic analyst Jehmu Greene told host Martha MacCallum and conservative radio host Lars Larson that the NAACP had gone too far in calling for a Secret Service investigation of the ...

Dem. Strategist Blasts Conservative Radio Host On Fox: ‘Phony Scandals’ Are ‘Flat-Out, Bold-Faced Li...

Strategist Blasts Conservative Radio Host On Fox: ‘Phony Scandals’ Are ‘Flat-Out, Bold-Faced Lies’ by Evan McMurry | 3:28 pm, July 29th, 2013 VIDEO » comments Former Obama campaign staffer Mark Hannah and conservative radio host Lars Larson went at each other on Fox Monday afternoon...

Radio Host Larson: Obama told a false story on Benghazi

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Talk radio host Lars Larson, in part one of his exclusive interview with The Daily Caller’s Ginni Thomas, discussed the ongoing mystery surrounding the tragedy in Benghazi, Libya. U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other Americans were ...

Marco Rubio’s Radio Row

“Here he is, the gang leader of what they call the Gang of Ocho,” says Lars Larson, an Oregon-based commentator, as Rubio takes a seat at his booth. Rubio grimaces slightly. “Oh, that’s a Senate term,” he says reassuringly. “Well, you’ve got this thousand-plus-page bill,” Larson ...

Bridesmaid's star Chris O'Dowd on his latest role as the groom

The aim is to get more men to check their boobs and to drive the message home, Chris filmed a spoof video in which he plays Lars Larson, the health and safety officer at the Topless Female Trampolining World Championships. “I had asked for a fully clothed campaign but they insisted they ...

Gays 'Bullying' American People, Claims Michele Bachmann

However, Bachmann took to the airwaves, appearing on the Lars Larson show during last week's Conservative Political Action Conference, to point out that the bill has nothing to do with sexual orientation. Urgent: Do You Approve Or Disapprove of President Obama's Job Performance? Vote Now ...

Santorum offers yell-O at mellow CPAC event

“I was hoping here would be some good battles here, defining battles on various issues,” such as amnesty, said talk-show host Steve Kelley, who hosts a Denver show titled “Kelley & Co.” Oregon-based radio host Lars Larson said he wanted “a bit more pro-life, a bit more anti-amnesty.” ...

Prominent Radio Personality Lars Larson Signs on with Audio-Visual Social Media Pioneer...

Fans receive personalized voice and video messages from Larson on their mobile devices in the form of a call, text or email AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy and Peabody award winner Lars Larson has signed on with Audingo, pioneer of an audio-visual social media ...

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Mark Callahan's party switches, bankruptcy and divorce roil Oregon GOP Senate race

Conservative talk show hosts Lars Larson and Bill Post both called Callahan on to their shows Wednesday to explain himself while other Republican operatives passed around copies of McCain's posts -- and speculated about whether McCain was trying to help take some of the heat off of ...

Candidates unfiltered on Twitter, Lars Larson moderating debate: Take 3 For Politics (video)

Today's video looks at two radio talk show hosts: Lars Larson and Bill Post, who is running for the Oregon House. PolitiFact Oregon reporter Dana Tims talks about use of social media and how Post was tripped up by Twitter. Post, in an exchange with blogger Carla Axtman, claimed House ...

Dem Lundergan Grimes hits McConnell on unemployment insurance

The graphic features a picture of McConnell over a shot of the Capitol and asks, “Mitch McConnell’s answer on how he will vote on extending unemployment benefits?” “‘Ha ha ha ha,’” it reads, a quote from his appearance on the Lars Larson talk radio show last week. On the show, McConnell ...

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How far did GOP senate candidate Monica Wehby go in criticizing minimum wage?

Wehby, a pediatric neurosurgeon from Portland, waded -- or was pulled -- into the issue last Friday when she appeared on Lars Larson's radio show and Larson went on an extended riff about the minimum wage. Here's how it went: Larson: "Do you think that you could get ...

Elio Motors brings three-wheeled 'ultra high mileage car' to Portland (video)

Nevertheless, local radio firebrand Lars Larson, who took a ride in the Elio before me, seemed impressed. "His wife, Tina, told him to reserve one," one of Larson's producers told me. Gun-carrying, cigar-chomping tough guy Lars Larson driving a tiny Elio with his wife in ...

Sen. Jeff Merkley's 235-page college thesis: Does it show he's soft on Iran?

The author of the piece, Adam Kredo, also appeared on Lars Larson's Portland-based radio talk show Tuesday. Beforehand, Larson called Merkley's thesis typical "blame America" talk from a Democrat. Merkley spokesman Matt McNally said he was "not going to engage" the Free Beacon on ...

Four candidates now in running for Clackamas County Commissioner Jim Bernard's seat

Gombos has appeared on the Lars Larson Show multiple times. Larson is a conservative talk radio host. The commissioner races are nonpartisan, although funding and issues often fall along party lines. Gombos earned a bachelor’s degree at the University of Oregon, and is working on ...

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