Politicians often call their opponent's policy ideas "radical." Political analysts have identified the Tea Party, birther and Occupy movements as current examples of what could classify as "radical" today. How has our perception changed over time?Read more ›
As voters prepare to take a position on same-sex marriage on ballots this November, the discussion has moved beyond the individual as companies get involved in the fight. Do corporations have a place in politics?Read more ›
Wisconsin residents went to the polls Tuesday to vote in the recall of Gov. Scott Walker. Some analysts called the recall the second most important U.S. election of the year because it could indicate which way voters will go in November.Read more ›
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Kerri Miller joined MPR News in June 2004 as host of MPR's News' Midmorning and Talking Volumes. Before that she was an award-winning television reporter for KARE 11. She has been a radio and television news reporter since 1981.
Tom Weber has reported on K12 education and served as a general assignment reporter since joining MPR News in 2008. He was a news anchor and reporter for KWMU in St. Louis for more than five years. His reporting has aired on national radio programs, including "Morning Edition" and "Marketplace."
Stephanie Curtis has produced events, daily news shows, documentaries, conferences and call-ins for MPR News. She also was among the pioneering producers who launched The Current. You can hear her discuss movies every Thursday on The Cube Critics.