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Stigall Show Log 12.29.14 (Jeff Bolton)

5:30am- Jeff opens the show by discussing AirAsia Flight 8501. The plane went missing over the weekend. Some are speculating that the disappearance of plane was caused by torrential rain that struck the region. Jeff […]

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PA Governor Tom Wolf. (Credit: CBS3)

GOP Eyes Window For Action Before Wolf Takes Over

Some Republicans say it’s still possible to enact far-reaching legislation before Democrat Tom Wolf takes office as Pennsylvania’s governor, even though the Legislature is done for the year.

11/15/2014

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GOP Sends Message To Gov.-elect Tom Wolf As He Celebrates Victory

Republican lawmakers say Gov.-elect Tom Wolf must be able to compromise and curb growing costs if he wants to advance an ambitious agenda that includes a tax increase on the natural gas industry in a Legislature with huge GOP majorities.

11/05/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Christie: GOP Wins Show Focus On Leadership

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says Republican victories in governor’s races across the country show voters want leaders who will “get things done,” rather that fighting over ideology.

11/05/2014

House speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) listens as House majority leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) speaks to reporters following his unexpected primary re-election defeat.  Photo by Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

Jewish Republicans Reeling After Rep. Cantor’s Primary Loss in Virginia

The Tea Party upset not only knocks out House speaker John Boehner’s top lieutenant, it also leaves the GOP without a Jewish member of Congress.

06/11/2014

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 28:  First Lady Laura Bush shakes hands with Congressman Jim Gerlach (R-PA) (2nd-L) as U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) (R) and Pennsylvania Republican gubernatorial candidate Lynn Swann (L) look on during a Campaign rally for Santorum at the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue October 28, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Santorum will face Democratic challenger Bob Casey Jr. in the November election. (credit: Sylwia Kapuscinski/Getty Images)

Pa. Rep. Jim Gerlach Announces Retirement At End Of Term

Gerlach said it’s “simply time for me to move on to new challenges and to spend more time with my wife and family.”

01/06/2014

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

NJ Congressman Jon Runyan Will Not Seek Re-Election In 2014

Former Philadelphia Eagle turned US congressman Jon Runyan has announced he will not seek re-election in 2014.

11/06/2013

John Boehner

Poll: Most Feel Republican-Controlled House Is Bad For America

According to the CNN/ORC poll, which involved 841 adults and was conducted via phone between Oct. 18 and 20, just 38% of respondents feel positive about the Republican-controlled House.

10/21/2013

(Gary Morton was one of a group of demonstrators in East Falls on Wednesday.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

In East Falls, Voices Rise Against GOP Role in Congressional Impasse

Their message was against the ongoing shutdown of much of the federal government and in favor of the onset of the latest phase of Obamacare.

10/02/2013

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Philadelphia National Parks Closed As A Result Of Government Shutdown

Visiting the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall is a history lesson but it’s unavailable due to another historic event; the first government shutdown in 17 years.

10/01/2013

(The state capitol in Harrisburg.  File photo)

Pa. Plan To Bail Out Philadelphia Schools Shifts

A Philadelphia state senator says a rescue package for Philadelphia schools is evolving and that the latest proposal no longer includes giving the city the power to increase cigarette taxes there.

06/30/2013

(The Pennsylvania Capitol. Credit: Getty Images)

Pa. House Approves $28.3 Billion GOP Budget

A $28.3 billion state budget plan shaped by Republicans who control Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives is on its way to the Senate.

06/12/2013

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Replacement For Sen. Lautenberg Not Assured

Gov. Chris Christie is perhaps the nation’s highest-profile Republican — but that’s no guarantee the seat held by the late Sen. Frank Lautenberg will switch to GOP hands.

06/03/2013

File photo of Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and Chris Christie (credit: Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

Christie, Guadagno Have Busy Day On Campaign Trail

Republican Governor Chris Christie and Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno are traveling across New Jersey to rally supporters and meet with party workers just days before the state holds its primary elections.

06/01/2013

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Head Of Delaware GOP Abruptly Resigns

The chairman of the Delaware Republican Party abruptly resigned Wednesday, saying he needed to devote more time to his business.

05/29/2013

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