Chris reviews the resignations of General Eric Shinseki and Jay Carney from the Obama Administration, the death of Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz in a plane crash, and the exchange of an American prisoner-of-war for five detainees from Guantanamo Bay. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, Union CEO Nick Sakiewicz, Philadelphia Magazine’s Tom McGrath, John Hayward from Human Events, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
“You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you,” Katz said in his commencement address.
The last communication Longport, New Jersey Town Commissioner James Leeds heard from his wife was a text message sent just minutes before she was killed. The text read, “We’re at the airport, getting ready to go.”
Statement From Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli And Freeholder Jeffrey Nash On Passing Of Louis Katz
The Board of Freeholders in Camden County, New Jersey joins family and friends in mourning the loss of Camden native and media mogul Lewis Katz Katz,
Congressman Chaka Fattah (PA-‐02) released the following statement on the passing of his good friend, Philadelphia Inquirer owner Lewis Katz:
Reacting to the death of his partner and Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz, Gerry Lenfest says the world lost a special man.
Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz is among the seven people killed in a fiery plane crash in Massachusetts, the newspaper’s editor said Sunday.
A faction of co-owners led by Lewis Katz and Gerry Lenfest agreed to pay $88 million for control of the parent company that owns the Philadelphia “Inquirer” and “Daily News.”
A closed-door auction is scheduled Tuesday to determine the future of Philadelphia’s two largest newspapers.
The bidding will start at $77 million. That’s the minimum figure the three-person faction led by George Norcross and his rivals, Lewis Katz and Gerry Lenfest have pledged.
Chris covers the White House Correspondents Dinner, Rob McCord’s attack ad against Tom Wolf in the race for the Democratic campaign for Governor, and Condoleezza Rice declining to speak at Rutgers University’s commencement. He talks to Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, former Senator Rick Santorum, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
In a Sunday editorial, The Philadelphia Inquirer called McCord “the best in a fine field” of Democrats seeking the party’s nomination against Republican Governor Tom Corbett.
The bidding will start at $77-million dollars for ownership of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News.
It’s part of on ongoing power struggle by the estranged co-owners of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News.
Chris Stigall discussed Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz’s decision to make her support for the Affordable Care Act a key issue in her campaign for Governor Wednesday morning on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.