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(Former US rep. Joe Sestak holds a pair of boots aloft as he promises Pennsylvania voters he will 'walk in their shoes' as he announces his candidacy for the US Senate seat now held by Pat Toomey.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Joe Sestak Announces US Senate Run To Unseat Pat Toomey

Today, outside Independence Hall, Sestak held up a pair of military-issue boots as he said, “While I don’t know all Pennsylvanians, I intend to walk in their shoes.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/04/2015

US President Barack Obama addresses the House Democratic Caucus retreat on January 29, 2015 in Philadelphia.    AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM        (Photo credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Toomey: American Boots On The Ground Necessary To Beat ISIS

“If we’re going to be successful in this, it’s going to take some American presence to even make a ground force effective. We’ve got to demonstrate a commitment to see this through, to win, or I don’t think that we sign up any of those guys to participate in a big way,” Toomey said.

02/12/2015

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Too Soon? Pennsylvanians Being Polled On 2016 Senate Race

Pollsters are already asking Pennsylvania voters whether they’re willing to re-elect Pat Toomey.

01/29/2015

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Toomey Says He Opposes A Government Shutdown, Calls It A ‘Blunt Weapon’

We might be looking at another government shutdown similar to the more than two week long one we experienced October of last year if action is not taken.

12/04/2014

Stigall Show Log 11.4.14

Chris previewed Election Day in Pennsylvania and around the nation, the controversy surrounding actress Lena Dunham’s latest book, and Sharyl Attkisson’s appearance on FOX News with Bill O’Reilly. He talked to Governor Tom Corbett at 7:35 and Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/04/2014

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Toomey On Pierson’s Resignation, Ebola And Republican Prospects For The Senate

Chris Stigall spoke with Senator Pat Toomey on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the first case of Ebola in the United States and the resignation of Julia Pierson, the Director of the Secret Service.

10/02/2014

Stigall Show Log 10.2.14

Chris reviewed the resignation of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson, the latest of the Ebola case in Dallas, and the FCC’s consideration to ban the term “Redskins.” He also talks with Senator Pat Toomey at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/02/2014

Stigall Show Log 8.13.14

Chris talks with Philly Mag editor Tom McGrath about the Philly Mag party at Citizens Bank park and more. Chris also talks with Senator Pat Toomey about Hillary Clinton’s foreign policy record and more. Sabina, a loving 5 year old Pit Bull mix is Piazza’s Pet of the Week.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/13/2014

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Toomey: Pres. Obama And Democrats Orchestrating Political Stalemate

Chris Stigall talked to Senator Pat Toomey on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about the gridlock in Washington and what he thinks needs to happen in order to reverse course.

07/03/2014

Stigall Show Log 7.3.14

Chris asks why the 4th of July doesn’t attract more visitors to Philadelphia? He talks to Robert Shibley from FIRE at 7:20, Senator Pat Toomey at 8:00, and Filmmaker and Author Dinesh D’Souza at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/03/2014

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Pa. Senator Toomey On Bergdahl: ‘It’s Way Too Early To Come To A Conclusion’

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.

06/05/2014

(Photo by Pat Loeb)

US Sen. Bob Casey Joins Call For Veterans’ Health Care Accountability

Appearing with a pair of US military veterans, Casey (at lectern) said the average time for the VA to process disability claims in Pennsylvania is now 300 days.

05/28/2014

Stigall Show Log 5.28.14

Chris reviews Pat Toomey’s comments on the VA scandal, the stir caused by the Washington Post Film Critic blaming the UCSB shooting on Judd Apatow and Seth Rogen, and President Obama for asking a question about Syria at a science fair. He talks to Greek Ambassador Christos Panagopoulos about Greek Heritage Night at Citizens Bank Park and Filmmakers Britt Rawcliffe and Rachel Marie Smith.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/28/2014

(US Rep. Pat Toomey, at lectern, is flanked by, from left, Pa. state representative Thomas Murt, state senator Stewart Greenleaf, and  Stewart Hickey of Amvets.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Toomey Wants To Let US Veterans Sue Over Long Waits For Treatment

US senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) is weighing in on the scandal over long wait times in the Veterans Administration medical system.

05/27/2014

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Toomey On Proposed Minimum Wage Hike: ‘A Half Million Americans Would Lose Their Jobs’

Chris Stigall talked to Senator Pat Toomey on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Republicans blocking a bill that would raise the minimum wage nationally to $10.10/hour.

05/01/2014

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