Dom Giordano


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.




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Dom Show Log 5.16.16

Dom discussed President Obama’s commencement speech at Rutgers University, Joey Votto trolling Phillies fans, raising the minimum wage in New Jersey and red light cameras expanding in Pennsylvania. At 10:17, Senator Chris Coons joined discussing the playbook against Trump. At 11, Jake Tapper joined discussing President Obama’s speech at Rutgers, fact checking Clinton’s emails and his appearance on Kimmel. At 11:35, Congressional Candidate Sean Barney joined discussing his battle with PTSD.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/16/2016

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Delaware Senator Chris Coons: Trump’s Stance On Trade Is Clear Break With GOP

Delaware Senator Chris Coons pointed out that Donald Trump’s stance on free trade is not in line with the traditional Republican position.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/16/2016

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Dom Giordano Column: The Pat Toomey Ticket

Senator Pat Toomey’s Senate race against Katie McGinty is being viewed as the race that could decide control of the Senate.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/15/2016

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Author Brad Thor Previews His Next Book

Brad Thor previews his next book, Foreign Agent: A Thriller.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/13/2016

Dom Show 5.13.16

Dom discussed Speaker Ryan and Donald Trump’s meeting, DOJ weighing in on access to bathrooms for transgenders, At 10, author Brad Thor joined discussing his upcoming book “Foreign Agent” and his Speaker Series event with Dom. At 10:17, State Rep. Rick Saccone joined discussing putting ‘In God We Trust” in public schools. At 10:35, Lou Gaul takes us to the movies. At 11:47, Game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/13/2016

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 12:  Emergency workers search for the injured after an Amtrak passenger train carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC to New York derailed May 12, 2015 in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At least five people were killed and more than 50 others were injured in the crash.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Former Congressman Remembers Amtrak Derailment

Former Congressman Patrick Murphy says he was lucky to walk away from the Amtrak derailment.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/12/2016

Dom Show Log 5.12.16

Dom live from Andy’s Diner in Conshy. Dom discussed the meeting today with Donald Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan, “Under God” skipped over at a Hillary rally., poll showing 57% of Pennsylvania wants to legalize weed, and Millennials big fans of free trade. At 10:17, Secretary of the Treasury Patrick Murphy joined discussing the 1 year anniversary of the Amtrak Crash. At 11, State Rep Tom Marino joined discussing the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/12/2016

Dom Show Log 5.11.16

Dom discussed this year’s most admired men and women, West Virginia primary going to Donald Trump and Senator Sanders, PA Senate approving a bill to change the layoff system in the public school system, President of the NAACP inviting Donald Trump to speak at their Convention in July, and Senator Pat Toomey caused of being “Cafeteria Catholic.”

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/11/2016

Dom Show Log 5.10.16

Dom discussed a Quinnipiac poll showing a tight race in 3 swing states, bathroom law lawsuits by North Carolina and the DOJ, Captain America becoming a douchey libertarian, Budweiser looking to change it’s name this summer, and President Obama expected to apologize to Japan for dropping the bomb. At 9:35, City Councilman, Mark Squilla, joined discussing his plan to bring Paypal to Philadelphia in light of their boycott to North Carolina. At 10, Mollie Michel from ‘A Child Grows” joined discussing her support for the soda tax in Philadelphia.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/10/2016

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City Councilman Wants PayPal To Move To Philly

Philadelphia City Councilman Mark Squilla hopes PayPal would consider moving here in light of their opposition to North Carolina’s ‘bathroom bill.’

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/10/2016

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Dom Giordano Column: Luck Vs. Success

President Obama was not “lucky” in winning two presidential campaigns. He ran masterful campaigns. How about sharing the focused hard work that went into those huge successes?


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Juan Williams: Trump Has Turned GOP ‘On Its Head’

Cable news commentator Juan Williams says Donald Trump’s performance in the Republican primary has shocked him.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/09/2016

Dom Show Log 5.9.16

Dom discussed Donald Trump’s interview on ‘This Week”, President Obama speaking at the commencement at Howard University, North Carolina filing a lawsuit against the DOJ over its bathroom law. At 10, Joe DeFelice joined Senator Pat Toomey’s meeting today with State. Rep. Martina White on sanctuary cities. At 10:47, Inside the Mind. At 11, Juan Williams ofFox News, joined discussing his new book “We the People” and his appearance tomorrow at the Free Library of Philadelphia. At 11:35, CNN’s Jake Tapper

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/09/2016

Dom Show Log 5.6.16

Dom discussed Speaker Paul Ryan saying he’s not ready to endorse Donald Trump, pro soda tax voices saying the kids are worth it, allegations that Joe Paterno knew of Sandusky abuse in 1976. At 10:47, Neal Zoren with what’s on TV. At 11, Dr. Sebastian Gorka joined discussing the neocons supporting Hillary Clinton. AT 11:35, game of the week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/06/2016

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addresses a primary night rally in Columbia, South Carolina, on February 27, 2016, following her sweeping victory in the state's Democratic primary. Hillary Clinton defeated Bernie Sanders by an overwhelming margin in Saturday's Democratic primary in South Carolina, projections showed, seizing momentum ahead of the most important day of the nomination race: next week's "Super Tuesday" contests. / AFP / Nicholas Kamm

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Expresses Support For Hillary Clinton

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox described the many reasons he thinks Hillary Clinton would make a better President than Donald Trump.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/05/2016



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