Chris discusses the latest Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare and the Phillies decision to formally hire Ryne Sandberg as their Manager. He talks to new CBS 3 News Anchor Jessica Dean, Phillies Broadcaster Larry Andersen, Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup, and Melissa Maerz from Entertainment Weekly.
Chris discusses the decision President Obama made to give a political speech during the Washington Navy Yard shooting, Daryl Metcalfe’s statement that Tom Corbett will be a one term governor, and the latest efforts to defund Obamacare. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
Chris reacts to the managerial change made on Friday by the Phillies and takes calls with Charlie Manuel. He also covers the funding battle for Philadelphia schools and Governor Chris Christie’s role in the New Jersey Senate campaign. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chris continues to cover the controversies surround the IRS and the investigation into Benghazi. He talks to John Hayward from Human Events, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece, and comedian Mo Mandel.
Chris recounts President Obama’s visit to the K’Nex toy factory in Hatfield on Friday. He reviews the details of the murder/suicide involving a Kansas City Chief’s football player on Saturday and the reaction of Bob Costas last night. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey about the impending fiscal cliff and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger about the Eagles and Cowboys.
Chris speaks with a local activist lawyer who says Arlene Ackerman was fired for racism, to Deborah Norville about earthquakes and hurricanes. Plus Camden is paying students $100 to show up, and the ‘Hot Sauce Mom’ has been convicted of child abuse.
Chris discusses the latest in the negotiations over the debt ceiling. He talks to Chris Butler about what default would mean, Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about how close a deal is and to CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about the Eagles trade of Kevin Kolb.
It’s Primary Day in Philadelphia. Chris talks to all four candidates, Mayor Michael Nutter, his Democratic challenger, Milton Street and both Republican candidates, John Featherman and Karen Brown. Chris also talks to Congressman Pat Meehan about his intelligence request regarding the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound.
Chris talks to Chris Butler about gas prices and oil speculation, CBS 3′s Beasley Reece about the Flyers and Sixers playoff battles, reviews Boeings battle with their union and wonders why the media is paying so much attention to the Royal Wedding.
One of the leading voices in the conservative movement comes to the Kimmel Center to address the Philadelphia speaker series Monday night.