Congress

Zeoli Show Log 06.26.15

Rich discussed the Supreme Court’s decision regarding gay marriage Obamacare, Ryne Sandberg’s resignation, the New York prisoner escapees and much more. Rich spoke with Writer Charles CW Cooke at 3pm about gay marriage. He also spoke with Dr. Mazz during the Ask the Doctor segment at 4pm. Glen Macnow joined Rich to discuss Ryne Sandberg’s resignation at 4:50pm. Professor Ilya Somin weighed in on the Supreme Court’s ruling about gay marriage.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/26/2015

Zeoli Show Log 06.24.15

During an abbreviated show, Rich discusses the Confederate Flag, the Founding Fathers and new Gmail feature.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/24/2015

Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Former Governor Ed Rendell Discusses Amtrak Infrastructure And Bureaucratic Inefficiencies

Ed Rendell pointed to infrastructure failures and government bureaucracy for inefficiencies with Amtrak following a train derailment earlier this month that killed eight passengers.

05/26/2015

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Congress Rejects Bill Aimed At Boosting Amtrak’s Budget

Congress rejects a bill aimed at boosting Amtrak’s budget by $1 billion.

05/13/2015

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

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