Weekdays: 5:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Chris Stigall brings a contemporary brand of opinionated talk and humor to mornings on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT. Prior to his arrival in Philadelphia, Chris’s radio career began in Kansas City where he worked on-air in various music formats before transitioning to talk radio. Chris’s diverse background includes an internship with the Late Show with David Letterman in New York and serving as a representative and press assistant to a United States Congressman. Chris regularly addresses various Philadelphia civic clubs and political action committees. He also has appeared as a guest on CNN and Fox News. His radio interviews regularly make national news on prominent websites like the Drudge Report. He also contributes as a guest columnist for publications such as Breitbart’s Big Hollywood, American Spectator, Human Events and Philadelphia Magazine.
Chris discussed Donald Trump passing the delegate threshold to become the Republican nominee, Disney CEO Bob Iger’s response to criticism from Bernie Sanders and President Obama visiting Hiroshima. He talked with Chris Butler at 7:00 on Finance Friday about a potential Congressional bailout for Puerto Rico, Joe Brooks from the Liberty USO at 7:35 about contributions from Mission BBQ and comedian Dave Evans at 8:50 about the next Comedy Crapshoot at the Trump Taj Mahal.
Chris discussed the State Department Inspector General’s report on Hillary Clinton’s email server, the status of Philadelphia’s soda tax proposal and Donald Trump’s appearance with Jimmy Kimmel.
Chris Stigall called Hillary Clinton an criminal after a State Department report criticized her handling of a private email server while she served as Secretary.
Walt Hunter tells Chris Stigall he expects Bill Cosby’s lawyers to argue against allowing other Cosby accusers to testify in his trial on sexual assault allegations from 2004.
Chris reviewed a judges decision that Bill Cosby will face trial for an alleged sexual assault in 2004, Donald Trump’s rally in New Mexico, and more millennials living with their parents than anywhere else. He talked with CBS 3 Reporter Walt Hunter, who is retiring today, about the Cosby trial at 7:00 and Patrick Kerkstra from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about Mayor Jim Kenney being attacked by one of his primary opponents.
Chris Stigall says the President is targeting loyalists of Bill and Hillary Clinton for federal investigations.
Chris Stigall responds to the VA Secretary, saying Disney would do a better job running the agency.
Chris discussed a federal investigation over campaign contributions to the Governor of Virginia, the VA Secretary comparing wait times to lines at Disney and claims that Philadelphia’s soda tax will improve the health of Philadelphia residents.
Chris discussed the season finale of Saturday Night Live, Bernie Sanders addressing potential protests at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and the death of two horses at the Preakness. He spoke with Michael Bronstein and Val DiGiorgio at 7:00 on the Monday Morning Matchup about the current state of the Presidential election.
Chris discussed the latest regarding the crash of an EgyptAir flight, a poll saying Native Americans are not offended by the name Redskins, and Hillary Clinton’s struggles in clinching the Democratic nomination for President. He also spoke with Chris Butler on Finance Friday at 7:00 about an alternative to the soda tax and singer Deana Martin at 8:00 about her upcoming performances at the Prince Theater.
Pat Toomey said running with Donald Trump as a presidential candidate presents an array of possibilities for his re-election.
Carrie Severino from the Judicial Crisis Center expressed optimism with the list submitted by Donald Trump of his potential Supreme Court appointees.
Chris discussed Ed Rendell’s apology for calling women ugly, the reaction to Megyn Kelly’s interview with Donald Trump and Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds-Brown’s alternative to the soda tax. He talked with Carrie Severino from the Judicial Crisis Network at 7:20 about Donald Trump’s list of Supreme Court candidates, Richie Ashburn Jr at 7:35 about tonight’s benefit dinner for the Richie Ashburn-Harry Kalas Foundation, CBS 3’s Ukee Washington at 8:00 about their upcoming story on DNA love tests, and Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey at 8:20 about running on the same ticket with Donald Trump.
Stephen Klasko, the CEO and President of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, discusses his new book, We Can Fix It.
Chris discussed last night’s presidential primaries in Kentucky and Oregon, Megyn Kelly’s interview with Donald Trump, and the Sixers winning the NBA Draft Lottery. He spoke with the CEO and President of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, Stephen Klasko, about his new book, We Can Fix Healthcare at 7:20 and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine about the NTSB ruling on last year’s Amtrak train derailment at 8:00.