Chris continues to cover the lead up to the congressional vote on military intervention in Syria, including Charlie Rose’s interview with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup and Phillies Broadcaster Larry Andersen.
A La Salle University professor says President Obama has a rough road ahead getting approval for military action in Syria.
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia held a series of prayer vigils at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on Saturday.
A few members of the Brandywine Peace Community picketed Friday outside the Delaware County office of Rep. Pat Meehan (R-Pa.). They want him to vote no.
Chris continues his coverage of the developing events in Syria and also talks with Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Comedian Bobby Lee.
Chris continues covering the developments from Washington as the President prepares to launch a military operation against Syria. He also discusses Mayor Michael Nutter’s response to criticism from the teachers union and he talks to Queen Latifah before the launch of her syndicated daytime television show.
Chris breaks down the President’s decision to seek congressional approval before engaging the military in Syria, the reaction to Mayor Nutter at Labor Day parades, and the flooding that engulfed Delaware County yesterday. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on a special edition of the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies Announcer Larry Andersen, and Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery.
Some local congress members are reacting to the President’s decision to ask for Congressional approval of a military strike on Syria.
The late afternoon rally was organized by the Coalition for Peace Action and a number of other activist groups from the area.
Father Anthony Sabbagh, of St. George’s Orthodox Church in Allentown, is speaking out against the violence in his native country, Syria — and that includes possible U.S. involvement.
Chris reviews President Obama’s speech at the Lincoln Memorial and his comments on Syria, the decision of New Hope’s mayor not to perform same sex marriages, and cancer survival rates in Great Britain. He talks to Lisa DePaulo about her article in Philadelphia Magazine and Comedian Tom Segura.
Chris discusses the escalation of sabre rattling against Syria after the regime’s use of chemical weapons, the return home of lung transplant recipient Sarah Murnaghan, and the banning of a vanity license plate in New Jersey. He also talks to Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky and foreign policy expert Ed Turzanski.
Nerve gas breaks down an enzyme that allows nerves to talk back and forth to through each other.
The images out of Syria are disconcerting for many local Syrian immigrants.
Dr. Ian Lustick, an expert on Middle East politics, says placing warships in the Mediterranean Sea is a provocative move, which could lead to surgical strikes inside Syria.