Weekdays: 9 a.m. – 12 noon
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.
Dom discussed a Downingtown area high school Assistant Principal confronting pro-life protesters, local Republicans that are opposing a revised health care bill and Philadelphia illegal immigrants having the right to earn a living. At 9:35, Penn State Abington Professor Karen Bettez Halnon joined discussing a controversial artwork that depicts a frog being crucified. At 10, Ronna Romney-McDaniel, RNC chairwoman, joined discussing the first 100 days of President Trump. At 10:45, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 11:15, Todd Herremans joined discussing the Eagles first round choice of Derek Barnett. At 11:45, WPHT afternoon host, Rich Zeoli, joined live from Berkeley discussing the event for Ann Coulter.
Karen Bettez-Halnon, a professor at Penn State Abington, is outraged about a statue of a frog crucified like Christ.
Senator Rand Paul strongly supports the Trump administrations tax reform proposal but does not expect many fellow Republicans to follow suit.
Dom discussed the Delaware State Trooper that was shot and killed yesterday, President Trump’s tax plan, and the prom rulebook the NFL draft in Philadelphia. At 10:50, Senator Rand Paul joined discussing President Trump’s tax plan and health care. At 11, Author Michael Vitez joined discussing the Rocky Steps taking center stage at the NFL draft.
Dom discussed the Vine street expressway bike riders, President Trump’s tax plan, sponsor for Ann Coulter at Berkeley pulls away and ESPN announces layoffs. At 10:35, Berkeley student, Pranav Jandhyala, joined with developments involving Ann Coulter speaking at Berkeley. At 11, Co-founder of Poor magazine, Lisa Gray-Garcia, joined discussing groups of people around the main line asking people to donate money to the poor.
Ohio Governor John Kasich says both political parties are to blame for the divisive nature of discourse today.
Dom discussed the Democrats blaming Republicans for a pending government shutdown, the soda tax in Philadelphia crossing $7 million for the month of March. At 10, Berkeley student Pranav Jandhyala joined to discuss Ann Coulter speaking at the campus and Bill O’Reilly speaking out for the first time since being fired from Fox News. At 10:35, Governor John Kasich joined discussing his new book “Two Paths: America Divided or United” and Friday’s Speaker Series event. At 11, Julissa Arce joined discussing her journey as an illegal immigrant to achieve the “American Dream.”
Dom discussed the March for Sciences rallies on Saturday, the possibility of a government shutdown, and Ann Coulter’s battle to speak at Berkeley. At 10:35, Representative Patrick Meehan joined discussing the possibility of a government shutdown and a pending new health care bill. At 11, Jake Tapper of CNN joined discussing CNN’s coverage of the first 100 days for President Trump. At 11:35, Salena Zito joined discussing her return to Trump supporters and their thoughts on the first 100 days.
Pat Meehan addressed Donald Trump’s first 100 days, saying that tax reform efforts on dependent on the success of a second effort to repeal and replace the ACA.
As the clock ticks toward the big showdown this week between Ann Coulter and Berkeley, I have a local question in mind.
Dom discussed a proposal that would tax the GI bill, Pennsbury High School banning promposals on school grounds, U.S. preparing to seek the arrest of Julian Assange and support for legalizing marijuana at an all time high. At 10, Janice Rael of Americans United joined discussing tomorrow’s Earth Day and March for Science. At 10:45, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:45, game of the week.
Jeffrey Lord says it is wrong that advertisers pulled their commercials from the O’Reilly Factor by kept relationships with the Clinton Foundation.
Dom discussed Fox News’ decision to fire Bill O’Reilly after being with the company for over 2 decades, arming of teachers in Pennsylvania and New York At 9:35, Joe DiStephano of philly.com joined discussing the h1b1 work visa program in Philadelphia. At 10:35, Jeffrey Lord joined discussing the firing of Bill O’Reilly from Fox News. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing President Trump and Attorney General Sessions’ views on marijuana, O’Reilly’s firing from Fox News and doing a broadcast at 9pm next week.
Lou Dobb’s says Donald Trump’s latest executive order is a promise kept
Dom discussed a report that Fox News is prepared to fire Bill O’Reilly, Delaware County leading the state in saves with narcan, and this Earth Day is Marching for science At 10, Fox Business’ Lou Dobbs joined discussing President Trump’s executive order yesterday to buy and hire American. At 10:45, Army Veteran Jack MacIntosh and the Travis Manion Foundation joined discussing the latest project ” Hero’s Home.”
Dom discussed what Americans are bothered most by when it comes to taxes, New England Patriots’ players not attending the White House tomorrow, Trump in Wisconsin to promote the American worker. At 11:35, Dr. Sebastian Gorka, advisor to President Trump, joined discussing North Korea’s threat to do weekly missile testing.
Delaware’s Christina School Board President, Elizabeth Page, says their new ‘safe zone’ policy is not about protecting undocumented immigrants from ICE officials.
Dom discussed Patriot’s Day 2017 in Boston, Former Vice President Joe Biden interviews with Teen Vogue on sexual assault, Charles Barkley uncomfortable with Isaiah Thomas’ crying prior to the NBA playoffs, Senator McConnell won’t say hello to Senator Warren, and former criminals getting insurance licenses. At 11:35, Christina School Board President, Elizabeth Paige, joined discussing their decision to establish protections for undocumented students.
Dom discussed the military dropping “the mother of all bombs” in Afghanistan, Mayor Kenney doesn’t boo athletes, Trump supporters backing away after the last few weeks, At 10, Representative Ken Buck joined discussing his newest book “Drain the Swamp.” At 10:20, PA Representative John Taylor joined discussing the gas tax fund also funding the State Police. At 10:35, Neal Zoren with What’s On TV. At 11:45, David Limbaugh joined discussing his newest book, “The True Jesus.”
Congressman Ken Buck still thinks Republicans can pass healthcare reform
Dom discussed President Trump’s flip on NATO, Dana Perino filling in for Bill O’Reilly, Tomi Lahren speaks out for the first time since being suspended/fire from The Blaze, drug issues inside the elite forces. At 11, Montgomery County Commissioner, Joe Gale, joined discussing restoring the word “worship” in Whitemarsh Township.
Talk Radio 1210’s Dom Giordano spoke with Jesse Watters from Fox News in an exclusive event at the National Constitution Center.
Dom discussed the media finding a trouble past for the United Airlines passenger removed by force from a plane, Press Secretary Sean Spicer comparing Assad to Hitler on chemical weapons and privatizing liquor in Pennsylvania. At 10, Jamie Weinstein joined discussing an upcoming book on President Obama and his thoughts on President Trump’s administration so far. At 10:45, Senator Chris Coons joined discussing the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch. At 11, Wendell Young IV, President of UFCW Local 1776, joined discussing privatizing liquor in Pennsylvania.
Delaware Senator Chris Coons explains why he voted against the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch.
Dom discussed United airlines forcible removing a passenger from its plane, allowing homeschoolers to participate in public school activities and haters of cargo shorts. At 9:35, Former Eagles lineman, Todd Herremans joined discussing the use of medical marijuana in the NFL.. At 10, Attorney Mike DiCroce joined discussing the case for Adam Cunard to play for his local high school despite being homeschooled. At 11, Home improvement expert, Bob Vila, joined discussing pest management and spring home improvement.
Former Eagle Todd Herremans endorses medical marijuana in the NFL.
Dom discussed ongoing reaction to President Trump’s decision to attack an airbase in Syria, New Mexico outlaws “lunch-shaming.” At 10, Representative Brendan Boyle joined discussing his thoughts on the attack on a Syrian airbase, Bill O’Reilly’s audience remains the same despite accusations of sexual assault. At 11, CNN’s Jake Tapper joined with the news of the day.
Dom discussed the decision last night by President Trump to launch an attack on Syria. Don Rickles passing away at 90 and Hillary Clinton gives her reasons for her Presidential loss. At 9:15, Former Ambassador John Bolton joined discussing the attack on the Syrian airfield last night and Susan Rice’s involvement with the unmasking of Americans. At 10:45, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies.At 11, Co-Chairman for the Study of Terrorism and John Templeton Fellow, Ed Turzanski, joined discussing the next steps following the airstrike in Syria. At 11:35, Game of the Week. At 11:45, Colonel Allen West joined with his reaction to the airstrike in Syria.
Former Ambassador the UN, John Bolton, strongly supports Donald Trump’s missile strike against targets in Syria.
Dom discussed the chemical attack in Syria, Chamber of Commerce suing Philadelphia over wage equity, President Trump defending Bill O’Reilly, the nominee to head the FDA claiming the opioid crisis is as serious as ebola and zika virus. At 10, Barrington, NJ councilman, Shawn Ludwig, joined discussing the “no home for hate” lawn signs. Governor John Kasich joins Dom for the next Speaker Series on April 28th.