Government Shutdown

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Starbucks Promo Prods Lawmakers To ‘Come Together’

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz wants lawmakers to come together to resolve their political gridlock. And he’s giving away free coffee to customers who set an example how to do it.

10/09/2013

Stigall Show Log 10.9.13

Chris continues to cover all the angles of the government shutdown as well as last night’s debate between New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his Democratic challenger Barbara Buono. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/09/2013

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Normandy American Cemetary In France Is Closed Because Of US Government Shutdown

The partial government shutdown extends all the way across the Atlantic. A Merion couple was turned away at Normandy Cemetary.

10/09/2013

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Delco Man Ticketed For Running in ‘Closed’ Valley Forge Park

John Bell, an avid marathoner, plans to head to federal court to fight a citation he received for running in Valley Forge National Historical Park during the partial federal government shutdown.

10/08/2013

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Vice President Biden Cancels Cory Booker Event Because Of Shutdown

Vice President Joe Biden won’t be coming to New Jersey to campaign for Democratic Senate candidate Cory Booker.

10/08/2013

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Runner Fined $100 At Valley Forge Amid Government Shutdown

A marathoner says he was fined $100 for running in Valley Forge National Historical Park during the government shutdown.

10/07/2013

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Many Area Defense Contractors Breathing Easier After Latest Shutdown Modification

Some bases have been restored, thanks to the recall.

10/07/2013

Stigall Show Log 10.7.13

Chris updates the latest on the continuing government shutdown, discusses the Eagles win over the Giants and offers Governor Corbett some advice with his comments on gay marriage. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup and Ray Didinger from CSN Philly.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/07/2013

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Government Shutdown: Some FAA Workers Facing Furloughs In NJ

Staff from the FAA Technical Center are among furloughed federal workers wondering when they’ll see pay checks.

10/04/2013

Stigall Show Log 10.4.13

Chris discusses the ongoing government shutdown and it’s effects on the economy, a gay marriage bill introduced in Pennsylvania, and another shooting in Washington D.C. He talks to Megyn Kelly from Fox News, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Comedian Sarah Colonna.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/04/2013

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Government Shutdown Pulls Plug on Weekend Event At Horsham Air Station

It was to have been an open house and “Hometown Heroes Day,” expected to draw 10,000 people to the base on Saturday.

10/04/2013

Stigall Show Log 10.3.13

Chris continues to delve into all the details of the ongoing government shutdown. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey, Vietnam Veteran Claire Book, and Dr. Betsy McCaughey about Obamacare.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/03/2013

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Official: Service Academy Games Will Go On Despite Government Shutdown

A senior defense official says U.S. military academy football teams will be on the field this weekend, despite the ongoing government shutdown.

10/02/2013

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US Gov’t Tells Philly’s City Tavern: We’re Closed, So You’re Closed

The opportunity to try a meal that our forefathers might have enjoyed was snatched from the table by the current members of Congress, who have failed to end the federal budget deadlock.

10/02/2013

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Local Gym Offers Free Workout To Furloughed Government Workers

A local gym is extending free workouts to government workers who have been temporarily laid off because of the government shutdown.

10/02/2013

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