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Conservative radio royalty Rush Limbaugh plans to marry this weekend, Zev Chafets, author of "Rush Limbaugh, An Army of One," confirmed to me on my podcast Wednesday.
Two independent sources in the conservative movement confirmed the information.
According to Chafets, Limbaugh, 59, plans to marry Kathryn Rogers, whom he describes as a "lovely" young woman in her early 30s.
Interestingly, Rogers' father attended the Naval Academy at Annapolis, Md., with John McCain, and her sister attended school in Hawaii with Barack Obama.
Rogers works for the NFL, coordinating events for the Super Bowl. The two reportedly met when she was working for golfer Gary Player.
According to Chafets, the Limbaugh family – especially brother David (also a conservative commentator) -- worry that Rush has no children.
This will be Limbaugh's fourth marriage, according to PopEater.com. His last marriage was in 1994 to Marta Fitzgerald, an aerobics instructor who was married when Limbaugh met her. Their wedding ceremony was presided over by Limbaugh's friend, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. According to Chafets, it was Fitzgerald who first pursued Limbaugh by messaging him on CompuServe. The marriage ended in 2004.
On Tuesday's radio show, Limbaugh announced he would be off the air until June 15, but did not mention marriage. A note on his Web site Thursday says, "El Rushbo will be out until Tuesday, June 15."
According to Chavets, Rush begged his friends and family to stop him if he ever tried to get married again.
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djh6721

Cyndi Lauper said it best. " Money changes everything".

June 07 2010 at 5:42 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
vobox3343

Well, some people do marry for money. And Rush has the money.

June 05 2010 at 9:14 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
Ron Gurney

Talk about "preserving the sanctity of marriage" .... I guess remarrrying for the fourth time is much better for the institution of marriage than allowing loving same-sex couples to enjoy equal rights under the law.

June 03 2010 at 11:16 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
spcnj227

4th marriage?
Sanctity of marriage there Rush?

June 03 2010 at 9:43 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Kevin

LOL HOW DO SPELL FAMILY VALUES IN HIS CASE????????????
DO CONSERVATIVES HAVE FAMILY VALUES??????

June 03 2010 at 9:39 PM Report abuse -2 rate up rate down Reply
Jane

Why not.... a guy only has so many days of living alone and it gets to him... Every one loves to beat on Ruash... but they still listen to him daily ...and they sill will.... wife or not..GOOD LUCK RUSH..... DO NOT LET THE LITTLE WOMAN CHANGE YOUR ZEAST FOR ENTERTAING US DAILY .....AND EDUCATING US TO BOOT!!!!! GOOD LUC KAGAIN!!!!

June 03 2010 at 9:34 PM Report abuse +5 rate up rate down Reply
lloyd turner

Who is this guy trying to deceive.

June 03 2010 at 9:16 PM Report abuse -2 rate up rate down Reply
amlngn

Awww, how sweet she looks like ann coulter.

June 03 2010 at 8:57 PM Report abuse +7 rate up rate down Reply
kilnntime

good for Rush, hope this one is marrying him for love and not just the money.

June 03 2010 at 8:51 PM Report abuse +6 rate up rate down Reply
copperkettle3

Four marriages? That's our family values king.

June 03 2010 at 8:47 PM Report abuse -4 rate up rate down Reply

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