5:40 Mayor Michael Nutter will appear on MSNBC this week to talk about the school budget crisis and possibly, using the soda tax to help fill the gap.
5:59 The Mayor is also demanding that the School Superintendent open the school districts books for inspection by the city.READ MORE: 2 Police Officers Shot During Fourth Of July Festivities On Ben Franklin Parkway: Police
6:13 Conservatives groups are trying to tie high gas and energy prices to President Obama’s energy policy.
6:26 Chris and CBS 3’s Kate Bilo handle the details surrounding rabid beaver attacks in Pennypack Park.
6:43 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tries to spin the latest job numbers.READ MORE: With Hints Of Yellow In Sea Of Red, White And Blue, Montgomery County Town Honors Ukrainian Refugees
6:46 Supermarket Wegmans will no longer house PA LCB wine kiosks.
7:12 On this week’s Monday Morning Matchup, Chris talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein about the 2012 Republican field and whether or not the House will be in play.
7:45 Will Bunch laments the lack of outrage in Philadelphia over Mayor Michael Nutter’s re-introduction of the soda tax.
8:11 Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about the weekend’s series in Pittsburgh and the decision to send John Mayberry down to AAA.MORE NEWS: 2 People In Custody After Apparent Road Rage Shooting In Old City, Police Say
8:40 Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum announces his bid for President with Chris.