Stigall Show Log 9.30.13Chris reviews the battle in Washington over Obamacare leading to a potential government shutdown, Saturday Night Live's parody of the President in their season premiere, the end of the Phillies season, and the Eagles blowout loss in Denver. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies' Broadcaster Larry Andersen, and CSN Philly's Ray Didinger.
Stigall Show Log 9.26.13Chris reviews Senator John McCain's speech on Obamacare and the costs of individual plans for residents in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He also discusses Chaka Fattah's finances and talks to Phil Valentine about his film "An Inconsistent Truth."
SEPTA Receives Funding To Help Passengers Move More Efficiently In Bucks CountyA federal grant will help SEPTA move forward with a two-year project designed to alleviate congestion on the tracks in parts of Bucks County.
Stigall Show Log 8.21.13Chris discusses Temple University's new luxury dorm rooms, President Obama hosting the 1972 Miami Dolphins, and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's endorsement Steve Lonegan for Senate. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine, and the Piazza Pet of the Week.
2 Local Congressmen Pitch 'American Star' Labeling For US-Made ProductsRecent trends show consumers prefer products made in America but currently there's no national standard when it comes to labeling.
Stigall Show Log 5.16.13Chris reacts to President Obama's response to the IRS scandal surrounding the investigation of political groups and the sentencing of Kermit Gosnell. He talks to actor, William Shatner, Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, the entertainment and culture critic for Newsmax, James Hirsen, and comedians, Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson.
Stigall Show Log 5.1.13Chris discusses President Obama's handling of the FAA furloughs enacted because of sequester cuts and the handling of Guantanamo Bay, and the latest in the efforts to privatize Pennsylvania's state owned liquor stores. He talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, State Representative Mario Scavello, and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.
Widow of Doomed 9/11 Pilot Calls For More Cockpit Barriers on AirlinersUS Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) was joined by Ellen Saracini 9/11 Memorial in Bucks County to talk about legislation that would require airlines to install a secondary barrier to protect the flight crew.
Stigall Show Log 3.26.13Chris examines excerpts from a documentary featuring Jerry Sandusky, the collapse of the Today Show, New Jersey's decision to take over the Camden School District, and Jim Carrey's video mocking gun rights advocates. He talks to Author Zev Chafets about his book on Fox News President Roger Ailes and to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about his work to reinstate veterans tuition benefits cut by sequestration.
Environmental Voting Goes Under The MicroscopeThe polarization of American politics is on display in a survey of house and Senate voting records on the environment.
Stigall Show Log 1.23.13Chris remains skeptical about global warming as today's drop to the lowest in two years and he is surprised at the commotion surrounding whether or not Beyonce lip synched the National Anthem at the Presidential Inauguration. He also talks to Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick about the debt ceiling, State Representative Daryl Metcalfe about making Pennsylvania a right-to-work state, and Tom McGrath from the Philly Post.
Stigall Show Log 11/6/12Chris is ready for election day. He reviews the latest news from the campaign trails and talks to key Republican candidates Tom Smith, Joe Kyrillos, Pat Meehan, Mike Fitzpatrick, Jim Gerlach and Pat Meehan.
Election Blitz Focuses On Philadelphia, Suburbs Philadelphia and its heavily populated suburbs were the big focus of candidates' attention on Sunday in Pennsylvania, just two days before voters pull the lever in a state that has emerged as a battleground for control of the White House and the U.S. Senate.
Stigall Show Log 3.1.12Chris reviews the media coverage of the latest transgression by the silicone injecting Black Madam compared to the coverage of an FBI raid on Congressman Chaka Fattah's son. He talks to Bill Kristol, the guest at the next Red Meat Tour, (tickets are on sale now at cbsphilly.com/redmeat) and remembers the life of Monkee, Davey Jones
Fitzpatrick Pushes Bill To Support Families Of Fallen Volunteer EMTsCongressman Michael Fitzpatrick is behind the bill which he says is currently languishing in the House Judiciary Committee. “We’re not going to give up until we’ve done everything we can possibly do to get this law passed, so I remain hopeful,"