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Stigall Show Log 4.9.12

Chris addresses the Phillies slow start and talks about the opening series in Pittsburgh with Manager Charlie Manuel. He discusses the alledged Republican “war on women” on the Monday Morning Matchup with Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe and to Politico Reporter Mike Allen about “Inside the Circus”, and e-book he co-authored about the Republican Primary Campaign for President.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/09/2012

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Poll: Santorum Holds Lead Over Romney In Pennsylvania GOP Presidential Race

The Quinnipiac poll shows Santorum leading Romney by six points, 41 percent to 35 percent.


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Analysis: How Much Time Does Santorum Have Left?

In campaign 2012, Rick Santorum fights on, but he’s not far from the biggest showdown.


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Gingrich Tells PA Conservatives He Has No Plans To Drop Out Of 2012 Race

Newt Gingrich says there’s no reason to drop out of the race for the GOP nomination to challenge President Barack Obama, even though he’s trailing in the polls and delegate tally.


Stigall Show Log 3.22.12

Chris talks to John Cicala of the Fraternal Order of Transit Police about the SEPTA Police Strike, Pennsylvania State Senator Larry Farnese about his proposed legislation in response to the Republican Ultrasound bill and to Buzz Bissinger about the Penalties handed out to the New Orleans Saints for trying to knock players out of games.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/22/2012

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Analysis: Upcoming GOP Primaries Are ‘Must-Wins’ For Santorum

Time is now a critical factor in Campaign 2012.


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Analysis: Illinois Primary Could Foretell Result In Pennsylvania

The Chicago area vote will determine tonight’s election, and experts will be looking at tonight’s outcome to try and figure out what happens in Pennsylvania five weeks from today.


Stigall Show Log 3.19.12

Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about President Obama’s accomplishment in his first term and to Todd Zolecki about his book, The Rotation, about the Phillies pitching staff from last season. He also debates the merits of corporal punishment in schools and the reception Vice President Joe Biden received at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pittsburgh.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/19/2012


Rick Grimaldi: A Southern Comfort

3/15/12 – by Rick Grimaldi – So it appears that we are about to discover the true effects of Newt Gingrich’s famed “Southern Strategy” to rise from the dead once again and reclaim his former place on the anti-Romney throne. Unfortunately for the former Speaker, and coincidentally for the current anti-Romney King, Senator Rick Santorum, the strategy looks as though it will continue to hold both men down rather than crown a new king.


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Poll: Santorum Leads Romney Among Pennsylvania Republican Voters

There is more good news for Rick Santorum after his primary wins in the South on Tuesday. A new poll shows the former Pennsylvania senator is in good shape in his home state.


Stigall Show Log 3.12.12

Chris reviews all the political doings of the weekend and previews this week’s primaries with Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein. He also discusses the premeire of the HBO film, Game Change, and the argument between New Jersey Governor Chris Chris and a law student who opposes the merger between Rutgers-Camden and Rowan.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/12/2012

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GOP Race For Presidential Nomination Far From Decided

Super Tuesday is now “hopeful Wednesday” for the four Republicans who want to be President.


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Absent a Romney Sweep, Pa. Pollster Sees Continued Life For Santorum Campaign

Franklin and Marshall College pollster Terry Madonna believes Romney is likely to win at least five of the ten Super Tuesday primaries. And Madonna believes that to remain a viable candidate, Rick Santorum must run close in Ohio and win one or two other states.


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Philadelphia Analysts Unsure of Arc of GOP Presidential Primaries

The idea, says St. Joseph’s University political science professor Randall Miller, would be to coalesce the conservatives behind Santorum.


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Poll Hints That Christie As VP Would Help Romney In New Jersey, But Just A Little

Governor Chris Christie continues to fare well in the latest New Jersey poll of voters, but Republicans looking for him to join Mitt Romney on a potential presidential ticket might not be pleased with the results of a new Quinnipiac survey.