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By Robert N. Tracci
Congress must use its appropriations power to secure the border
Topic - Bill Lumaye
Donning their headsets and jumping right into the day's schedule, some 50 radio talk-show hosts sat around a downtown Washington hotel's suite of conference rooms last week at makeshift radio stations, laptops and microphones propped up on tables in front of them.
"I think it's a perception that's trying to be painted," said Bill LuMaye of WPTF-AM from Raleigh, N.C., "Talk radio wouldn't be as popular unless there was a real need it was filling.
Mr. LuMaye said that talk radio listeners also develop a certain level of trust toward the radio hosts.