Stockman alleges that during the talks to secure the release of Bergdahl, Taliban negotiators only requested that four detainees be released, and the President’s administration insisted they take five.
Toomey said we don’t know enough yet about the condition of Bergdahl or what happened to him over his five years in captivity to make any judgments.
Dom Giordano spoke with Joey Cox, a former Army Specialist who served with prisoner of war Bowe Bergdahl, who was just exchanged for five members of the Taliban who were being held in Guantanamo Bay.
Former Federal Prosecutor Says He’s ‘Stunned’ By Obama’s Decision To Exchange Terrorists For American Soldier
He went as far as to suggest that the President’s action in this case call for him to be impeached.
Chris reviews the resignations of General Eric Shinseki and Jay Carney from the Obama Administration, the death of Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz in a plane crash, and the exchange of an American prisoner-of-war for five detainees from Guantanamo Bay. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, Union CEO Nick Sakiewicz, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath, John Hayward from Human Events, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Dom asked him about Benghazi, Guantanamo Bay and his reaction to the President’s speech on drones and defense Thursday.
Chris discusses President Obama and Governor Christie’s upcoming trip to the Jersey Shore and a protester that heckled the President over drone strikes. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Comedian Pete Holmes.
Chris details the attack of a British soldier yesterday in London and restaurants in New Jersey selling lower quality alcohol as top label products. He talks to foreign policy expert Ed Turzanski about Americans being killed by drones, Mark Meckler, the President of Citizens for Self-Governance and attorney Todd Graves about the IRS investigating political groups, and CBS 3’s Chris May about a fundraiser for the victims of the Moore, OK tornado.
Chris discusses President Obama’s handling of the FAA furloughs enacted because of sequester cuts and the handling of Guantanamo Bay, and the latest in the efforts to privatize Pennsylvania’s state owned liquor stores. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, State Representative Mario Scavello, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
Chris discusses the latest war of words in the campaign for President. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Beasley Reece about the Eagles pre-season win over the Eagles and Sixers blockbuster deal for Andrew Bynum, and to Political Analyst Mary Matalin.
Chris talks to Kansas City Television Reporter Diane Cho about the devastating tornado in Joplin Missouri, Inquirer Reporter and Crime Guy George Anastasia about the latest Philadelphia Mafia arrests and Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, just back from his tour of Guantanamo Bay.
Chris talks to CBS Military Analyst Mike Lyons, Political Strategist Karl Rove and former Vermont Governor Howard Dean about the death of Osama bin Laden and it’s aftermath. He also talks to author Margot Morell about her book, Reagan’s Journey, and Susan Barnett about the Call for the Cure.
Chris examines the legacy of John Adler, the decision of President Obama to continue using military tribunals to try Guantanamo detainees, toads crossing the road in Roxborough and talks to Rick Santorum about the 2012 Presidential Campaign.