Michelle Obama exhorted grassroots supporters on Thursday to keep working hard for her husband’s re-election, saying the president has fought to keep the American dream alive for the middle class.
Chris discusses the President’s latest attack ad against Mitt Romney, a scam to defraud Comcast, rumors of Romney’s Vice-Presidential pick, and sports gambling in New Jersey.
The last time Mrs. Obama was here, to promote her “Let’s Move” Campaign for healthy kids, three weeks ago, she was careful not to be partisan. But, this trip is a campaign event.
First lady Michelle Obama is getting ready to announce what the White House says are “public and private sector commitments” to improve children’s health as part of her initiative to combat childhood obesity.
Chris discusses the Republican reaction to President Obama’s speech from Friday and the controversey surrounding Mitt Romney’s tax returns. He talks to former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty about the 2012 Presidential campaign, Tom McGrath from the Philly Post, and Brian Montopoli from CBS News about what Pennsylvania’s role will be in the 2012 Presidential Election.
Chris is left speechless at the latest attack on Mitt Romney. He discusses the ouster of Joe Banner from the Eagles and a black bear loose in New Jersey. He talks to Bob Ingle and Michael Symon about their new book on Chris Christie and to Matt Brouillette of the Commonwealth Foundation about about food stamp fraud and a union contract that could end privatization hope of the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board.
First lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to visit Philadelphia next week for a campaign event.
First Lady Michelle Obama, Dr. Jill Biden Announce ‘Joining Forces’ Initiative At University Of Pennsylvania
First Lady Michelle Obama visited Penn, today, to announce a new initiative in the nation’s nursing schools. The program is aimed at helping veterans and their families.
The first and second ladies plan to visit Philadelphia, next week. Michelle Obama and Jill Biden have scheduled an announcement at the University of Pennsylvania for Wednesday afternoon.
Chris talks to John Featherman about his run for Congress and his new online ad. He discusses Chase Utley’s latest injury setback, the most dangerous cities in the country, and the media’s fascination with Rick Santorum’s social platform.
When President Obama presents his State of the Union tonight, a third generation educator from the financially-strapped Chester Upland School District will be sitting in the First Lady’s viewing box.
Chris talks Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Ray Didinger about last night’s Eagles win over the Giants, and Harry Smith from NBC’s Rock Center
South Philadelphia’s Fleisher Art Memorial has won the nation’s top honor for after school arts programs. One of Fleisher’s students will accept the award from the First Lady at the White House, today.
A new book looks at the changing perception of black women in the “Age of Michelle Obama.”
Chris discusses the Occupy Protests spreading to Philadelphia Police Headquarters. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about the state of the Romney and Cain Campaigns and gets reaction to the decision to finalize the withdrawal of American troops from Iraq from CBS News Military Analyst Mike Lyones