Former state senator Vincent Fumo returns to Philadelphia
August 7, 2013
GUESTS: JOHN BAER, DAVE DAVIES & CRAIG MCCOY
Former Pennsylvania State Senator Vincent J. Fumo is back in Philadelphia this week after spending four years in a Kentucky prison for his 137 counts of conspiracy and defrauding the Pennsylvania State Senate and two non-profits for millions of dollars. Part of Fumoâ€™s remaining seven months of sentencing is living in a North Philadelphia halfway house and working at a low-wage, hourly office assistant job at his lawyerâ€™s firm. Weâ€™ll talk to three reporters who have covered the former state senatorâ€™s colorful career â€“ Philadelphia Daily News political columnist, JOHN BAER, the Philadelphia Inquirerâ€™s investigative reporter CRAIG MCCOY and WHYYâ€™S DAVE DAVIES.