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The live radio talk hosted by Dave Ramsey, show focuses on life and how it happens to revolve around money. The show previously aired on Cumulus-owned WWTN-FM.
“After 20 years on WWTN it is very difficult to leave. Unfortunately, we couldn’t come to terms with Cumulus on a simple renewal agreement. There are a lot of great people at WWTN and we’ll miss them,” said Ramsey. “But we’re excited to have the opportunity to work with an independent radio station owner the caliber of Bud Walters.”
“The Dave Ramsey Show” is the largest independently owned, operated and syndicated talk radio show in the country. The show has more than 6 million listeners weekly. It can be heard on more than 500 radio stations nationwide,
102.5 The Game is owned by Nashville-based Cromwell Radio Group. Bayard “Bud” Walters is president of Cromwell Radio Group, which owns 23 radio stations in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee.
Tuesday, December 11 2012, 10:31 AM CST
Tennessee recoups unemployment benefits
May 22, 2013 20:26 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- State Labor Department officials say they have recouped about $15.3 million worth of fraudulently collected unemployment benefits by garnishing tax refunds and other federal payments to people who were not entitled to receive the assistance.
A scathing audit released earlier this year showed that the state overpaid $73 million in unemployment benefits. The overpayments were the result of both fraud and errors at the Department of Labor and Workforce Development. The audit was especially critical of the department's method for recouping fraudulent benefits.
Acting Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips said in a statement that the ability to reclaim fraudulently collected unemployment benefits is critical to the business community. He said the department is focused on developing strategies to prevent people from wrongfully collecting the assistance.
Bernanke signals Fed to maintain stimulus efforts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress that the U.S. job market remains weak and that it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to end its extraordinary stimulus programs.
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