South Philly High Shows Off Community School Concept For Mayor KenneyAs his administration defends its soda tax in court, Mayor Jim Kenney toured one of the nine so-called "community schools" funded by the tax.
Pepsi To Eliminate 80-100 Positions In Philadelphia Following Beverage TaxPepsi tells CBS 3 it intends to eliminate 80 to 100 positions in Philadelphia over the next few months following the recently enacted beverage tax.
Zeoli Show Log 03.01.17On today's show, Rich discussed President Trump's first address to congress, the President's decision to stand by his proposed $1 trillion infrastructure bill, and the latest consequences resulting from Mayor Kenney's soda tax. At 3:30pm Maria Bartiromo, anchor for the Fox Business Network.
Zeoli: Trunk Soda Anyone?It started out innocently enough. I’d bring in a six pack of Diet Pepsi here and there for a colleague. Then I started to get requests.
Zeoli Show Log 02.23.17On today's show, Rich discussed news from CPAC, the Fourth Circuit's attempt to rewrite the Heller decision, and the impact the Philly soda tax is having on local business. At 3:40pm- Steve Davies, Pennsylvania State Director for the Convention of States Project. At 4:30pm- Danny Grace, Secretary Treasurer of Teamsters Local 830.
Some Residents Switching Shopping Destinations In Response To City's Soda TaxThe soda tax has some city residents getting their sugary drinks elsewhere.
Officials: Soda Tax Defies Predictions With $5.7M In Revenue To DateRevenue from the first month of Philadelphia’s sweetened beverage tax has surprised city officials.
'Smoke And Mirrors' Or 'Plan B?': Mayor, City Controller Disagree On Soda Tax RevenuePhiladelphia's city controller is sounding the alarm about a shortfall in revenue from the controversial sweetened beverage tax -- but Mayor Kenney remains confident it will bring in what's expected.
Grocer: Philly Sugary Drinks Tax Could Cost Thousands Of Jobs, Create More PovertyJeff Brown, the CEO of Brown's Super Stores, says Philadelphia's drink tax will hurt families by costing jobs and creating more poverty.
PA Supreme Court Denies Petition To Hear Soda Tax CaseThe suit against Philadelphia's sweetened beverage tax will stay in Commonwealth Court for now.
Zeoli Show Log 01.13.17Rich discussed Democrats questioning Donald Trump's legitimacy, Joe Biden's appearance on The View and deflating tires in the winter. He also discussed angel shots at bars, Don Lemon's critique of Donald Trump shutting out Jim Acosta and more. Rich spoke with Attorney Andrew Miltenberg of NESENOFF & MILTENBERG LLP at 4:30pm regarding the Department of Education.
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.
Grocers Organization Doubts Soda Tax Will Generate Expected RevenueDavid McCorkle, the President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association says the soda tax will not reap the revenue needed to fund social improvements.
Retailers Blame Soda Tax; Mayor Kenney Responds With Harsh WordsMayor Jim Kenney describes some of it as "gouging" by retailers who want to make customers angry about the tax.
Zeoli Show Log 01.06.16On today's show, Rich discussed the congressional certification of the presidential election, Joe Biden's take on the Supreme Court, and the shooting at Fort Lauderdale International Airport. At 3:40pm- Regional Press Secretary for the Trump Inauguration Madison Gesiotto. At 4:45- Chief Editor of The New York Observer Ken Kurson. At 6pm- Mark O'Conner, owner of the Irish Pub.