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Rep. White was sworn in on Monday. (Photo from Pa House video feed)

Philadelphia’s Newest State Lawmaker Takes Oath Of Office

A round of applause went up the in the state House chamber after Republican Martina White was sworn in as the newest member, having won a special election for the Northeast Philadelphia seat formerly held by Democrat Brendan Boyle, who was elected to Congress.

04/14/2015

Former Congressman and Philadelphia Eagle Jon Runyan. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Rich Zeoli Speaks With Jon Runyan About App Geared To Make Finding Legislation Easier

Rich Zeoli talked to former Congressman and Philadelphia Eagle Jon Runyan, who has joined the board of advisers for Countable.

04/01/2015

Zeoli Show Log 2.25.15

Rich believes it is past time to end the Department of Homeland Security and discussed the arrest of three ISIS sympathizers in Brooklyn and the Chairman of the FCC refusing to testify before Congress. He also spoke with University of Pennsylvania Law Professor Jill Fisch and Army Ranger Nicolas Irving.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/25/2015

Zeoli Show Log 2.11.15

Rich discussed today’s shooting at the University of North Carolina, Jon Stewart stepping down as host of the Daily Show, and President Obama seeking a war resolution from Congress. He also talked to Kaz Nejatian, the CEO of Kash.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/11/2015

Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he holds his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square on March 19, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. Pope Francis celebrated the Feast of St. Joseph by saying the saint is a model for all fathers and educators.  (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Pope Francis To Address Joint Meeting Of Congress In September

House Speaker John Boehner made the announcement and expressed gratitude that the Pope accepted his invitation.

02/05/2015

Grasslands In California (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation Projects

Projects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.

01/14/2015

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Voters In Philadelphia Suburbs Have Several Congressional Races To Watch

There will be at least two new faces headed to Washington to represent local congressional districts.

11/04/2014

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Children’s Savings Accounts Helping Low Income Kids Get To College

Thousands of kids in San Francisco are benefiting from the Kindergarten to College program where every student gets a Children’s Savings Account.

10/13/2014

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Former AG On Immigration: ‘We Have An Immediate Crisis With These Children And Congress Has Failed To Act’

Dom Giordano talked with former Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez about his editorial in USA Today urging Obama to act to end the immigration crisis on our southern border with Mexico.

08/14/2014

Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey at Green Lane Bridge (credit: Steve Tawa)

Senator Casey Calls On Congress To Provide Long-term Fix For Highway Trust Fund

Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey is calling on Congress to avoid the equivalent of a government shut down of federally funded highway projects.

07/28/2014

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Potential Gas Tax Increase Could Change Driving Habits In Philadelphia Area

Federal lawmakers are considering raising the gas tax in order to fund road construction projects across the country. This could be the first increase since 1993.

06/26/2014

(Jon Runyan is congratulated on his election by Gov. Chris Christie. file photo from CBS3.)

Dogfight Expected This Fall To Replace Runyan In Congress

The race to replace Jon Runyan in congress is expected to be the tightest battle on the New Jersey ballot come fall

06/14/2014

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Watson Coleman Wins NJ House Primary In 12th

State Assemblywoman Bonnie Watson Coleman has won the Democratic nomination for Congress in central New Jersey’s 12th District.

06/03/2014

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Aide: GM CEO Meets Lawmakers; Probe Near End

General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.

05/22/2014

File photo of voting booths.  Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/ Getty Images)

Tom MacArthur Says He Is The Real Conservative In Republican Race For Congress

Dom Giordano spoke with Tom MacArthur, who is running for the Republican nomination for Congress in New Jersey’s Third District, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.

05/13/2014

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