National Constitution Center
Chris reviews last night’s event at the National Constitution Center with Lynne Cheney, the latest battle of Hurricane Sandy aid, and an important court ruling in Europe on internet privacy. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine and Cody Asche from the Phillies.
“Philadelphia was the center of so much — not just the Constitution, but the Declaration [of Independence], and then it was the home of the first government during one of the most interesting decades in American history,” she said.
The City of Brotherly Love knows how to celebrate Memorial Day right. From karaoke and jam sessions to services and parades, here’s our top picks on how to honor our veterans and usher in summer in the Greater Philadelphia area.
The National Constitution Center opens a new exhibit Wednesday that tells the story of the six families of enslaved people owned by Thomas Jefferson.
Chris details the end of the Sixers record losing streak, DeSean Jackson being released by the Eagles, and Jay Paterno dropping out of the race for Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor. He talks to President of the Heritage Foundation, Jim Demint, Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr, as well as, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chris discusses the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear the controversial case of boobies bracelets, a bill introduced in Philadelphia City Council to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, and John McCain’s appearance on David Letterman’s show. He talks to Rutgers Professor Dr. Rudy Bell about his objection to Condoleezza Rice delivering their commencement address and CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin about he appearance at the National Constitution Center.
Much of what we do online is free — but that comes at a cost to our privacy.
Explore Philadelphia’s history this March for Women’s History Month. Here are the top five places you should considering visiting.
Chris discusses last night’s Super Bowl, the commercials, President Obama’s interview with Bill O’Reilly and the latest news surrounding New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. He talks to John Camilleri from Harmelin Media, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Jeffrey Rosen from the National Constitution Center.
The plan includes major Medicaid reforms designed to reduce costs to the state, including monthly premiums for adults, work-search requirements, and caps on the number of medical visits and tests that can be performed.
The hearing was originally scheduled for the morning, but interest in the hearings has been high and registration filled so quickly that the department added an afternoon session. And that filled up, too.
The mission of the Rendell Center is to promote civic education and engagement.
A reënactor dressed as Abraham Lincoln, right down to the stovepipe hat, addressed a small crowd of students and tourists from the steps of the Constitution Center’s cavernous lobby.
Chris reviews yesterday’s congressional hearing on the rollout of healthcare.gov and media reports on Obamacare, Benghazi, and NSA spying. He talks to Comedian Colin Quinn, Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Dave Rowan from the Philadelphia Union.
Forty-seven applicants from 32 countries across the globe raised their hands and recited in unison their allegiance to a new land.