News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 30Chris 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.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 29Chris 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.
Political Columnist: Brady Comments A Sign of How Nervous Democrats ArePolitical columnist for The Hill, A.B. Stoddard analyzed the news that Philadelphia Congressman Bob Brady is ready to support a run for the White House by Vice President Joe Biden and the resignation of Speaker of the House, John Boehner.
Bob Brady Ready to Back Biden Run, Talks About Taking Pope's Glass"I asked permission. I asked the Parliamentarian if I could take the glass and he nodded and said 'sure, it's only going to go back into the kitchen and get washed up.'
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | September 28Chris reviewed the Pope's visit to Philadelphia, Speaker of the House John Boehner's resignation, and the Eagles win over the Jets. He talked with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the fallout of Boehner stepping down at 7:00, CBS 3's Pat Ciarrocchi about the Papal visit at 7:20, Congressman Bob Brady about taking the Pope's water glass at 7:50, sports analyst Beasley Reece about the Eagles win at 8:00, and A.B. Stoddard from The Hill about Boehner's resignation at 8:20.
Local Congressional Members Stunned By Boehner’s ExitThe Tri-state Congressional Delegation expressed surprise when House Speaker John Boehner announced his decision Friday to step down.
Congressman Bob Brady Is Saddened Following The Fattah IndictmentBob Brady, Chaka Fattah's longtime Congressional colleague says he is saddened by Fattah's indictment.
Lots of Jockeying in Philadelphia as Special Election Nears to Fill Pa. House SeatsIt will be a rare mid-summer special election, to fill three vacancies of Philadelphia seats in the state House.
Democratic Party in Philadelphia Skips Mayoral Endorsement for May 19th PrimaryAfter years as head of the local Democratic party, Congressman Bob Brady (D-Pa.) knows when to avoid a needless fight. That's what he has done with the party's decision not to endorse any of the mayoral candidates.
Disavowing Derogatory Posts, Morales Says He'll Stay in Phila. City Council RaceIn his campaign headquarters on East Hunting Park Avenue, 7th District candidate Manny Morales denied making any racially charged, biased, or hateful posts.
Head of Phila. Democrats Urges Ward Leaders To Revisit Endorsement of Quiñones-Sánchez ChallengerDemocratic ward leaders in the Seventh District endorsed a little-known challenger to councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez. Manny Morales is now accused of making racist and sexist posts on Facebook.
A Long Oversight Corrected: Philadelphia To Get An Official Veterans' Day ParadeNoted Philadelphia philanthropist Gerry Lenfest, who once served on US Navy destroyers in the Korean War, says it's almost hard to believe, in this city of firsts, that we don't have an official Veterans' Day parade.