Chris details Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s trip to Pat’s and Geno’s in South Philly, the Phillies trade of Jonathan Papelbon, and National Lasagna Day. He talked with Author Ron Kessler about his book, The First Family Detail, at 7:20 and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine about their Best of Philly issue at 8:00.
The head of the World Meeting of Families Philadelphia organization says the federal government has declared the visit by Pope Francis and activities leading up to his arrival a “national security special event.”
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.
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.
Joe Clancy has been appointed the new acting interim director of the Secret Service. He returns to the Capitol from Comcast Country.
Chris discussed the return of the Flyers ice girls, the implementation of the new cigarette tax in Philadelphia, and the Gubernatorial debate between Governor Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf. He talked to State Senator Scott Wagner at 7:20, Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00, and Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman at 8:20.
The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday.
The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach in which an intruder with a knife scaled the White House fence, dashed across the lawn and made it all the way inside before agents managed to stop him.
President Barack Obama and his daughters had just departed the White House on Friday evening when an intruder scaled the north fence, darted across the lawn and into the presidential residence, where agents nabbed him.
There’s a lot of Philadelphia in the new design, from Ben Franklin to Independence Hall, the Declaration of Independence, and the Liberty Bell. But it’s really all about thwarting counterfeiters.
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested after police say he made a bomb threat outside the White House.
Chris discusses the election of a new Pope and President Obama’s Charm Offensive. He talks to Maureen Ferguson from the Catholic Association, Former Secret Service Agent Dan Bongino, and Dr. Ben Carson.
Philadelphia Police are investigating a threat made to President Barack Obama late Tuesday night after it was traced to a phone in North Philadelphia.
In the wake of the Secret Service scandal remember, when employees travel on business, a company is well within its rights to regulate not just meals and entertainment expenses but the conduct of employees while entertaining.
The President’s visits often come with a hefty price tag for cities in both security costs and time misspent by police forces.