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.
Senator Pat Toomey is co-sponsoring a bill designed to strengthen federal laws against criminals who target law enforcement officers.
Chris reviewed the news that Vice-President Joe Biden, himself, leaked the story that his son’s dying wish was for him to run for President and the controversy surrounding ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza calling a Major League Baseball playoff game. He also talked to Senator Pat Toomey at 8:20 about the introduction of the Thin Blue Line Act.
As Governor Tom Wolf prepares for the Legislature to address his latest budget proposal, Matt Brouillette, from the Commonwealth Foundation, spoke out against the plan.
Chris discussed the lock down and gun scare at Community College of Philadelphia, Donald Trump’s opinion of eminent domain, and Ben Carson’s appearance on The View. At 7:20, he also spoke with Matt Brouillette from the Commonwealth Foundation about Pennsylvania’s budget impasse.
Chris covered an online threat to local colleges that drew the attention of the FBI, a town hall meeting in New Hampshire with Hillary Clinton, and media coverage of mass shootings.
Sports analyst and former NFL player Beasley Reece spoke with Chris Stigall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.
Chris reviews Hillary Clinton’s performance on the season premiere of Saturday Night Live and the Eagles loss in Washington. He talked with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the battle for Speaker of the House at 7:00 and sports analyst Beasley Reece to re-assess the Eagles collapsing season at 8:00.
Scott Franzke reviews the end of the season for the Phillies and looks ahead to the MLB playoffs.
Chris discussed the changing path of Hurricane Joaquin, the mass shooting yesterday in Oregon, and a girl who recorded a bear eating her kayak. He talked with Chris Butler on Finance Friday about tax structures at 7:00, Phillies Announcer Scott Franzke about the end of a disappointing season at 7:20, and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger to preview the Eagles game against Washington at 8:00.
Graham, talking to Chris Stigall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, warned that we need to beware of the close ties that Russian President Vladimir Putin is developing with the Iranians and the impact that will have in the Syrian conflict.
Chris discussed the arrival of Hurricane Joaquin, Congressman Kevin McCarthy claiming the Benghazi investigation has hurt Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers, and a proposal for a traffic free day in Philadelphia. He talked with South Carolina Senator and presidential candidate Lindsey Graham at 8:00, and Roy Bension, the CEO of the House of Blues about the opening of the Fillmore at 8:20.
The big grand opening of the Fillmore in Fishtown will feature a performance from Philadelphia’s own Hall & Oates.
Klein, who talked with Chris Stigall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, said Clinton continues to believe this scandal will eventually blow over.
Chris covered the testimony before Congress from the CEO of Planned Parenthood, Stephen Colbert addressing Congressman Bob Brady taking the Pope’s glass, and the media coverage of Philadelphia’s mayoral debate. He talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine about the controversy surrounding their latest cover at 8:00 and Author Ed Klein about his new book, Unlikable, at 8:20.
Chris reviewed President Obama’s speech at the United Nations, the unveiling of Donald Trump’s tax plan, and Mayor Michael Nutter’s final analysis of the Papal visit. He talked with foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski on Obama’s UN speech at 7:20.