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Which Philadelphia talk show host can judge the Miss Kensington Pageant one day, and talk with Mayor Michael Nutter about a “New Day” in Philadelphia? Philadelphia marvel Dom Giordano. Dom offers an intelligent “guy next door” sensibility that’s as comfortable as your favorite chair. Born and raised in South Philly, Dom’s local flavor makes him one of the region’s best-connected media personalities. Dom Giordano’s mix of compelling topics, great local callers and provocative guests produces fascinating talk radio. Dom began his unique path to broadcasting as a high school teacher in the Delaware Valley, where he received widespread media coverage for his innovative teaching and motivational techniques with his students.
Giordano was hired at WWDB Radio in 1987, becoming the country’s first teacher-turned-talk show host. “Talkers Magazine” named Dom one of the Top 100 Most Influential Talk Show Hosts in America for five years. Dom is a frequent guest commentator on the Fox News Channel, CNN’s “Talkback Live”, Court TV and WHYY-TV 12 News Programs. Dom is a frequent fill in host for the Lou Dobbs Radio Show and formerly for the Radio Factor with Bill O’Reilly. Dom also writes frequent columns for newspapers throughout the region, including “The Philadelphia Inquirer”, “The Bucks County Courier Times”, “The Main Line Times”, and “The Northeast Times”. Dom lives in Germantown with his wife Rosemary, and their two sons, Luke and DJ.
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Ken Matthews fills in for Dom. Ken discussed that Congressman Fattah should lose his pension plan, bill to stop funding for sanctuary cities moving forward in the Senate, and the Supreme Court ruling against tighter restrictions in Texas on abortions.
Author Philip Haney says the federal government is hindering their own investigations into terrorism.
Dom discussed Britain voting to leave the European Union, Supreme Court ruling against President Obama’s immigration plan, and the Mayor of Audubon Park switching party affiliation to the GOP. At 10, Phillip Haney joined discussing his book “See Something, Say Nothing.” At 10:47, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:20, Mayor Lenny Pennock joined discussing why he switched political parties. At 11:35, game of the week.
Congressman Lou Barletta criticized House Democrats for staging a sit-in to force a vote on gun legislation.
Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Conshy. Dom discussed the Democrats gun control sit-in on the House floor, Donald Trump’s speech on Hillary Clinton, weak hand grips for Millenials, the Supreme Court upholding Affirmative Action, and England voting to leave the Euro. At 11, Congressman Lou Barletta joined discussing the Democrat sit-in on the house floor. At 11:35, Victor Fiorillo joined discussing Philadelphia’s 9/11 memorial.
Corey Saylor from CAIR discusses a report they’ve issued on networks that engage in Islamophobia.
Dom discussed Governor Christie’s proposal to give school district the same amount of aid, Congressman Fattah found guilty of corruption charges, Donald Trump’s Evangelical executive board and Hillary Clinton’s attack on Trump. At 10:35, CAIR’s Director to Monitor and Combat Islamophobia, Corey Saylor, joined discussing the ‘Islamophobia Networks.”
Dom discussed Apple refusing to help the RNC in Cleveland because of Trump, Mayor Kenney speaking on World Refugee Day, Trump meeting with Evangelical leaders, PA Counties rate of imposing the death penalty. At 11, Kim Strassel joined discussing her new book “The Intimidation Game.”
Dom discussed the soda tax in Philadelphia, 911 transcripts of the Orlando shooter will be released but edited,proposal to ban declawing cats in New Jersey, and Philadelphia Zoo’s new alcohol policy. At 10:35, Sarah Chamberlain from Women for Trump, joined discussing her support for Donald Trump.
The battle over Philly’s soda tax is not over.
Dom discussed the continued fallout from the Orlando massacre, the Soda Tax being passed, and Philadelphia school adopting sweeping changes for transgender students. At 10:00 Dom spoke to author Dinesh D’Souza about his latest documentary and generational poverty in the United States. At 10:15, Dom talked to Michael Reagan regarding his his new book about his father, Ronald Reagan, and things many people don’t know about the late President. At 11:40 Dom spoke to Senator Pat Toomey about the process for his gun bill, and about the FBI closing its case on the Orlando shooter months ago.
Dom was at Andy’s in Conshohocken discussing the fallout from the senate filibuster, the Florida alligator attack, and a Pennsylvania state representative stealing the Confederate flag from a Harrisburg display.
Dom discussed his takeaways from the Orlando shooting, Southern Baptists want Confederate flags removed, and new unfavorable numbers for both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. At 10:15, Dom spoke to former Ambassador John Bolton about the events surrounding the Orlando shooter and President Obama’s approach to terrorism. At 10:35, Dom talked to Senator Pat Toomey about his senate race versus Katie McGinty and about the benefits to declaring war on ISIS. At 11:00, Dom spoke to Colonel Allen West about ISIS and how to best approach terrorism.
Dom discussed the difference between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in response to the Orlando shooter, where the Pennsylvania Turnpike officials have gone wrong, and Flag Day in Philadelphia. At 10:00, Dom spoke to Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton about the Orlando terrorist incident.
I like Trump’s new statement because I think his base will be fine with it and it broadens appeal and gives him a chance to talk about how his solutions will be good for all Americans. It is a good way to push back against Mrs. Clinton’s playbook that accuses all Republicans of trying to divide people.