A recent independent voter poll found that the single biggest factor behind voter disapproval of Corbett’s job performance is his record on education.
Chris returns from vacation. Collin Hanna and Michael Bronstein go head to head on this weeks edition of the morning matchup. Chris champions Tom Corbett for finally standing firm on the budget. Chris also talks immigration and the closings of multiple Atlantic City casinos.
Visiting Chandler Bat Company, in Norristown, the challenger in the governor’s race took a swing at Corbett’s leadership skills.
The summer season and its tranquility will soon be challenged in the battle for the biggest political prize in Pennsylvania. KYW Special Contributor Larry Kane shares his thoughts.
Larry Kane has details on how the newly signed budget plays right into the middle of the high profile governor’s race in Pennsylvania.
Gov. Tom Corbett is vetoing millions of dollars from the state legislature’s budget and urging lawmakers to make a new effort to address public-sector pensions.
Chris discussed the popularity of soccer in the US after the loss of the men’s World Cup team, Governor Tom Corbett’s handling of the budget standoff and he took calls on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s refusal to answer questions about the Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case. He talked to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum at 8:20.
Kane’s office now admits that one of the victims to whom she referred on Monday as overlooked in Tom Corbett’s probe was actually one of those who testified against Sandusky at his 2012 trial.
Jerry Sandusky’s wife says Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor lacks the courage to admit the former Penn State assistant coach isn’t guilty of the child molestation charges that sent him to prison.
The long-awaited report on the length of the Jerry Sandusky investigation concludes that there is no evidence to support that the probe was deliberately slowed down for political reasons.
Chris reviews Hillary Clinton’s interview last on FOX News, the capture of the mastermind behind the Benghazi terrorist attack, and a Wall Street Journal op-ed from Dick and Liz Cheney. He talks to foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski, Joe Kerry from the Glenn Beck Show, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
CBS 3 has also confirmed that an offer for a two-week extension was presented. It is not yet known how union officials responded.
Chris reviews Congressman Eric Cantor’s decision to step down as House Majority Leader, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel’s testimony on the Bowe Bergdahl swap, and Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf both speaking before the Pennsylvania Economic Council. He talks to Comedian Colin Quinn about his new stage show, Unconstitutional.
At a hearing on medical marijuana, the committee heard testimony from Irvin Rosenfeld, one of only a few people who get marijuana for medicinal purposes approved by the federal government.
Chris discusses Governor Tom Corbett being protested every time he comes to Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton claiming to be broke when leaving the White House in 2000, and President Obama’s latest statement on climate change. He also talks to Deana Martin, the daughter of Dean Martin.