Democratic National Convention

(Area leaders met at the Union League on August 7th to discuss the potential for Philadelphia to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.  Credit: Mike Dunn)

Area Leaders Consider Pitching Philaldelphia for 2016 Democratic Convention

About twenty business, political, and union leaders from around the region gathered for the 90-minute, closed-door meeting at the Union League.

08/07/2013

(US Rep. Bob Brady, at KYW Newsradio studios, in file photo)

Meeting Set To Promote 2016 Democratic Convention For Philadelphia

US congressman Bob Brady is ramping up his effort to lure the 2016 Democratic National Convention to Philadelphia.

08/06/2013

(Mayor Michael Nutter speaks on the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC.  Credit: Stan Honda/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Local GOPer Files Ethics Complaint Over Nutter’s Use of Staffers at Dem Convention

Mayor Nutter went to the convention in Charlotte, NC with three police officers for security and two aides in tow. The administration puts the cost to taxpayers at just under $7,400.

09/13/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Economic Confidence Rises Despite Republican Efforts Against It

Republicans will continue to talk down the economy for the next two months specifically because they want the economy, and the country, to suffer in order to win an election.

09/12/2012

Stigall Show Log 9.12.12

Chris talks to Ed Turzanski from the Foreign Policy Research Institute about the killing of the U.S. Ambassador to Libya in a rocket attack this morning. He also discusses the Phillies surge back to .500, the Today Show’s decision to interview Kris Jenner instead observing a moment of silence on 9/11 and talks to Sam Rohrer of the Pennsylvania Pastors Network and Tom McGrath from the Philly post.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/12/2012

Comedians Stephen Colbert (L) and Jon Stewart (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democratic Millionaires Spew Hate On The Rich

The most ridiculously annoying aspect of the Democratic political run for offices in 2012 is the incredibly long line of leftist millionaires who continually spew extreme hate and venom on the wealthy. Beyond having to “share the wealth”, now Democrats are saying it’s “never get the wealth”.

09/10/2012

Stigall Show Log 9.10.12

Chris talks to Ed Rendell about last week’s Democratic National Convention and the Presidential race moving forward, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal as well as Ray Didinger from CSN Philly about the Eagles last minute win in Cleveland and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about yesterday’s double header sweep against the Rockies.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/10/2012

ST PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 08: U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with supporters as he takes the stage during a campaign on the campus of St. Petersburg College September 8, 2012 in St Petersburg, Florida. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Analysis: President Obama Holds Lead In National Polls

New and dramatic numbers out just eight weeks away from Election Day.

09/10/2012

(Credit: Robyn Beck/ AFP/ GettyImages)

Democratic Convention Draws Well on TV

About 25 million people tuned in on the night Bill Clinton took center stage — roughly one million more than the audience for opening night in the NFL.

09/07/2012

Democratic National Convention 2012 (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention Ratings

The early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans… and the NFL.

09/07/2012

Former President Bill Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Thanks To Clint And Clinton, We Almost Stayed Awake

The Republican and Democratic National Conventions of 2012 – yawn-per-yawn – have to be the most uninspiring political conventions in recent history.

09/07/2012

Stigall Show Log 9.7.12

Chris reviews President Obama’s speech from the Democratic National Convention. He gets final reports from Charlotte from CBS 3’s Chris May and Breitbart TV’s Larry O’Connor. He also talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday and previews the Eagles season opener with CBS 3’s Beasley Reece.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/07/2012

FILE PHOTO:  Mayor Michael Nutter speaks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Mayor Nutter Addresses DNC, Stoking Speculation Of A Future In Washington

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter addressed the Democratic National Convention, last night, just hours before President Obama took the stage.

09/07/2012

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 06: Democratic presidential candidate, U.S. President Barack Obama speaks on stage as he accepts the nomination for president during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The DNC, which concludes today, nominated U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Analysis: After Two Weeks Of Conventions, Two Visions For America

The sprint to the finish begins. President Obama mixes it up in his primetime drama, but the big moment of the night was not a speech.

09/07/2012

Temple University students watch President Obama's speech to the 2012 Democratic National Convention. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Temple Students Gather To Watch President Obama’s Convention Speech

There were DNC watch parties across the region last night, when President Obama formally accepted the Democrat’s nomination for president.

09/07/2012

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