Ex-US Rep. Chaka Fattah To Ask Judge To Cut 10-Year Prison TermThe Philadelphia Democrat has served about two-and-a-half years in prison after a jury found he misused $600,000 in federal grants and nonprofit funds on personal and campaign expenses.
Appeals Court Tosses Some Convictions Against Former Pennsylvania Congressman Chaka FattahThe 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned four criminal convictions against Fattah, a Philadelphia Democrat, citing in part a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that narrowed the definition of political graft.
Former PA Congressman Chaka Fattah Appeals 10-Year Prison TermChaka Fattah and his attorneys argue that the dismissal of a juror during trial and another 2016 Federal bribery case help bolster his appeal.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | January 31Chris discussed Donald Trump firing acting Attorney General Sally Yates for not enforcing his executive order, a bishop punched in the face during a mass and Philadelpha Mayor Jim Kenney's argument against repealing Obamacare. At 8:20, he spoke with Dr Lawrence Schlachter about his views on the nominee for HHS Secretary, Tom Price.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | January 30Chris reviewed the executive order halting immigration from seven nations, the protests that followed over the weekend and the advice former Congressman Chaka Fattah received from his son before heading to prison. He spoke with Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 about the protests against Trump's executive order banning refugees from seven nations, Andrew McCarthy from National Review at 7:20 about the legality of Trump's executive order and Ike Reese from 94 WIP at 8:00 to preview Super Bowl week.
Former Pa. Congressman Chaka Fattah Begins 10-Year Prison TermA longtime Pennsylvania congressman convicted of racketeering is set to start a 10-year prison term.
Chaka Fattah To Surrender To PrisonIt's been a long road for Chaka Fattah Sr. and this may be the worst of it for him.
Ex-US Rep. Chaka Fattah Set To Start 10-Year Prison TermA longtime Pennsylvania congressman convicted of racketeering is set to start a 10-year prison term.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | January 13Chris discussed President Obama awarding the Medal of Freedom to Vice-President Joe Biden, Apple creating their own content and Philadelphia restaurants phasing out free re-fills. He spoke with economist Chris Butler on Finance Friday at 7:00 about Donald Trump's potential conflicts of interest, CSN Philly's Ray Didinger at 8:00 about the Chargers moving from San Diego to Los Angeles and the moderator of Face the Nation on CBS, John Dickerson, at 8:20 about the competing views on foreign policy between Donald Trump and his cabinet nominees.
Fattah Supporters Request Presidential PardonA group of supporters for former Congressman Chaka Fattah have sent a letter to the President, just as he gets one step closer to prison.
Chaka Fattah Files Appeal After SentencingHe was sentenced to 10 years in prison this past December.
Judge Denies Chaka Fattah's Request To Stay Out Of Prison While Appealing ConvictionFormer Philadelphia Congressman Chaka Fattah lost his latest legal bid to stay out of prison on Tuesday.
Rich Zeoli Show Log 12.12.16On today’s show, Matt discussed Jill Stein’s failed recount effort in PA, Trump’s reaffirmed victory in Wisconsin, and whether or not you’re obligated to tip around the holidays. At 4pm retired secret service agent Robert Caltabiano joined the show to discuss potential Russian hacking of US political institutions. At 5:30pm author and Forbes contributor Chris Versace checked in to tell us what we can expect from the market before the years end.
Former Pa. Congressman Chaka Fattah Sentenced To 10 Years In PrisonA federal judge has sentenced Former Pennsylvania Congressman Chaka Fattah to 10 years behind bars on charges of racketeering, fraud and money laundering.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | December 7Chris discussed Jim Kenney's stance about working the Trump Administration, Donald Trump's tweets about Boeing and Joe Biden's interview with Stephen Colbert. He spoke with conservative pundit Michelle Malkin at 7:20 about her new television series and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine about the sentencing of former Congressman Chaka Fattah at 8:00.