2012 Presidential Election
Chris talks to Senator Pat Toomey about his compromise with Democrats for background checks on gun purchases and Senator Paul Ryan about President Obama’s latest budget proposal. He also talks to Tim Goeglein from Focus on the Family about the latest trends on abortion and out-of-wedlock births.
Chris analyzes the attempts by Republicans to re-brand their image, the beginning of the NCAA tournament, and a ruling in New Jersey restricting police officers ability to enter a residence. He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on a special edition of the Matchup, Actor Patrick Duffy from Dallas, Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine, and CBS 3 Meteorologist Kate Bilo.
Chris discusses the aftermath of sequestration and the consequences for President Obama, Mitt Romney’s interview with Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday, and Louis Farrakhan’s birth control conspiracy claims. He also talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on this week’s Monday Morning Matchup.
Mayor Michael Nutter is forming a task force to look into why thousands of provisional “paper” ballots were cast in the city during the November Presidential election.
Chris reviews the reaction to Bob Costas asserting that guns are responsible for the murder/suicide committed by Javon Belcher. He also assesses the Republican responses and efforts in the fiscal cliff debate, wonders if Andy Reid will be back next year, and analyzes the impact a minimum wage increase would have on New Jersey businesses.
Chris analyzes how he thinks Republicans need to adjust their presence inside of popular culture to win future elections and Marco Rubio’s answer to a question on the age of the earth. He talks to CBS Military Analyst Mike Lyons about the tensions in the Middle East, Tom McGrath from the Philly Post, Actor Charles Grodin and hosts the Piazza Pet of the Week.
Chris and Dom Giordano review the 2012 Presidential Election and take your calls. Dom talks to Governor Tom Corbett, John Hayward from Human Events, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on a special edition of the Matchup.
The National Constitution Center gave youngsters – below the legal voting age – a chance to register their preferences in Tuesday’s presidential election.
An effort was underway on Tuesday on Temple University’s campus to get students to the voting booth.
Chris is ready for election day. He reviews the latest news from the campaign trails and talks to key Republican candidates Tom Smith, Joe Kyrillos, Pat Meehan, Mike Fitzpatrick, Jim Gerlach and Pat Meehan.
Chris reviews the weekend of Presidential campaigning that culminated with Mitt Romney’s stop in Bucks County. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup, John Elison, the winner of 1210 WPHT’s Yes I Built It Contest, and the Republican Chairmen from the collar counties of Philadelphia.
Mitt Romney made a campaign stop at Shady Brook Farm in Yardley on Sunday evening. Pennsylvania was one of four states the Republican candidate visited on a busy “eve” of election eve.
In the final days of the campaign for president, Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes are suddenly looming large.
Chris details Mitt Romney’s visit to Bucks County this weekend, the continuing aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, and the indictment of former Penn State President, Graham Spanier. He talks to Steve Gates, from the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece to preview the Eagles Monday night game in New Orleans, and Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal.
Chris is disappointed in New Jersey Governor Chris Christie by allowing himself to be used in a photo-op by the President during his hurricane response. He talks to John Hayward from Human Events, Mitch Modell, the CEO of Modells, about being on the season premiere of Undercover Boss, as well as Pennsylvania Senate Candidate Tom Smith and Congressman Jon Runyan.