Congressman Fitzpatrick Calls For ‘Cleaning House’ Of Certain Positions At VA Office In Philadelphia
In wake of a report from the Inspector General at the Department of Veterans Affairs that detailed corruption and abuse, Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick called for new leadership at the office in Philadelphia.
Fitzpatrick toured Mission Kids, a nonprofit child advocacy organization in East Norriton, to promote his legislation which calls for mandatory background checks for existing and prospective school employees.
There will be at least two new faces headed to Washington to represent local congressional districts.
Both incumbent congressman Mike Fitzpatrick and challenger Kevin Strouse believe significant resources should be sent to West Africa to help battle Ebola, but they differ on what we should be doing here at home.
Chris Stigall talked with Congressman Pat Meehan about the status of the investigation into the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick joined Chris Stigall Thursday on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT to discuss the Senate’s rejection of Debo Adegbile, President Obama’s nomination to head the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department.
Chris broadcasts live from CPAC in Washington D.C. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Texas Governor Rick Perry, Tucker Carlson from the Daily Caller, Oklahoma Senator Jim Inhofe, and former Ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton.
Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick spoke out about his opposition to the nomination of Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division with Chris Stigall Tuesday morning on 1210 WPHT.
Chris discusses the latest delay in the employer mandate implementation under the Affordable Care Act and the announcement by an NFL prospect that he is gay. He also talks with Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about his opposition to a Justice Department nominee.
The mini-revolt is by eight Republican members of the U.S. House, including four from our area
The federal government is in the first day of a partial government shutdown but that hasn’t stopped our elected leaders on both sides of the aisle from continuing to try to build their campaign coffers.
Chris reviews the battle in Washington over Obamacare leading to a potential government shutdown, Saturday Night Live’s parody of the President in their season premiere, the end of the Phillies season, and the Eagles blowout loss in Denver. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies’ Broadcaster Larry Andersen, and CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger.
Chris reviews Senator John McCain’s speech on Obamacare and the costs of individual plans for residents in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He also discusses Chaka Fattah’s finances and talks to Phil Valentine about his film “An Inconsistent Truth.”
A federal grant will help SEPTA move forward with a two-year project designed to alleviate congestion on the tracks in parts of Bucks County.
Chris discusses Temple University’s new luxury dorm rooms, President Obama hosting the 1972 Miami Dolphins, and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s endorsement Steve Lonegan for Senate. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine, and the Piazza Pet of the Week.