Giordano to Phila. School Board Member: Why Full Digital?

Dom Giordano Program | July 31, 2020

The Dom Giordano Program
July 31, 2020 - 12:30 pm
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Elizabeth Preate-Havey on Mail-In Voting

Elizabeth Preate-Havey, head of Montgomery County Republicans, joins the Dom Giordano Program to discuss the controversial comments made by President Trump based on mail-in voting. Preate-Havey, who works elections on the front line, lays forth all that is wrong with mail in ballots for voting. Preate-Havey has made a report of voter fraud available on the Montgomery County GOP website, montgomerycountygop.com.

Phila School Board's Dr. Maria McColgan on Full Virtual Return To School

Dr. Maria McColgan, school board member in Philadelphia, joins the Dom Giordano Program to discuss the board’s decision this week to start the school year in a full digital format. McColgan, the lone vote against the plan to go digital, explains that she is in favor of a hybrid plan but sees the angle that her cohorts on the board took in wanting to go full digital. Also, Giordano and McColgan discuss the issue of the budget and whether or not it is sufficient to help ease the transition for students back to in-person schooling. Finally, McColgan explains why she went against the rest of the school board rather than making it a unanimous vote.

Kathy Barnette on Dean's 'Decency'

Kathy Barnette, congressional opponent of Madeleine Dean, joins the Dom Giordano Program to discuss the attitude of the congresswoman in this week’s hearing on federal law enforcement intervention in Democratic cities. Also, Barnette discusses the notion that Rep. Dean, who hasn’t done much for her district, needed to make a political show in an effort to sure up her seat.