Friday, August 19, 2016

The Repping for Big Money Outside of Arkansas Edition

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The trial of Hot Springs Judge Wade Naramore, Republicans and voting, Leslie Rutledge and big money and Little Rock city politics — all covered on this week's podcast.

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