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New Jersey Senate Approves Sports-Betting Bill

The bill is the latest in a years-long effort to authorize sports wagering, a push that still faces legal challenges. The state Senate passed the measure on Tuesday.

10/14/2014

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Cigarette Tax To Fund Philadelphia Schools Suffers Setback As Pa. State Senate Amends Bill Further

Mayor Michael Nutter tried to remain upbeat, saying the cigarette tax proposal is still alive, but added, “We are caught in a vortex of political hell with no particular path out.”

07/08/2014

Stigall Show Log 1.11.12

Chris reviews the results of yesterday’s New Hampshire Primary, talks to New Jersey State Senator Raymond Lesniak about the legalization of sports gambling, Editor of Philadelphia Magazine, Tom McGrath, about the latest issue on where to eat in the city, and author Miho Kahn on her book, If You Give a Girl a Push-Up Bra.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/11/2012

Stigall Show Log 9.23.11

Chris discusses Carl Lewis being kicked of the ballot for New Jersey State Senate again. He talks to John Hayward from Human Events about last night’s Republican Debate, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about the Phillies slump and the Eagles-Giants game this Sunday and Florence Henderson about playing Carol Brady and her new book, Life is Not a Game.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/23/2011

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Judicial Panel In Philadelphia Reconsidering Carl Lewis Case

A federal judicial panel is considering whether to reverse a ruling it made a week ago to declare nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis eligible to run for state Senate in New Jersey.

09/20/2011

Stigall Show Log 9.20.11

Chris talks to former Vice-President Dick Cheney about his new book, In My Time. He also talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about winning their 5th straight division.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/20/2011

Stigall Show Log 9.16.11

Chris talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday about unemployment and inflation. He talks to New Jersey State Senate Candidate and Olympic Medalist Carl Lewis about the controversey surrounding his campaign and to CBS 3’s Beasley Reece about Michael Vick’s return to Atlanta.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/16/2011

Stigall Show Log 9.14.11

Chris talks to PBS Host Jim Lehrer about his new book Tension City, Seth Everett on the Phillies series in Houston, CBS 3’s Ben Simoneau on the Catholic Teachers Strike and FOX News Legal Analyst Lis Wiehl on the latest ruling against Obamacare.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/14/2011

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Medical Marijuana Wins Final Vote In Delaware

The state Senate has given final approval to a bill legalizing medical marijuana in Delaware.

05/11/2011

Stigall Show Log 5.6.11

Chris breaks down Carl Lewis’ latest court victory and the controversy now surrounding the President’s decision not to release the photo of a dead Osama bin Laden. He talks to Steve Butler about commodities and jobs for Finance Friday and Beasley Reece about tonight’s Flyers-Bruins game and the Phillies-Braves series this weekend.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/06/2011

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NJ Official Says Lewis Can’t Run For State Senate

New Jersey’s top election official has ruled that nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis fails to meet the four-year state residency requirement to run for elected office.

04/26/2011

Stigall Show Log 4.12.11

5:43 Tastykake has been sold to a company in Georgia. Now there is anger about a payout being made to CEO Charles Pizzi. 6:12 President Obama says he regrets his 2006 vote against raising the […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/12/2011

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Bill Expanding Gun Rights Passes Pa. House

The state House has passed and sent to the Senate a bill that would expand legal protections for people who use lethal force in self-defense.

10/06/2010

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