Tuesday, July 26
Audio for this story will be available at approximately 1 p.m.
Guests: Byron Tau, Rebecca Traister, and Jonathan Tasini
We’ll start our second day of coverage live from Radio Row at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia at the Wells Fargo Center by discussing Monday night’s speakers with BYRON TAU of The Wall Street Journal and REBECCA TRAISTER of New York Magazine. Then we’ll talk about unity and Bernie Sanders’ speech with JONATHAN TASINI, a political and labor strategist and surrogate for Bernie Sanders. He’s the author of The Essential Bernie Sanders and His Vision for America. Join us.
Guests: Julia Terruso, Holly Otterbein, Mayor Jim Kenney, Governor Ed Rendell
Radio Times is broadcasting live this week from the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia, the site of the Democratic National Convention. We’ll start our week of coverage from the Democratic National Convention with a local take on the event. We’ll discuss the city’s planning for the gathering, the cost, and what local politicians are thinking. We’ll be joined on Radio Row by JULIA TERRUSO, a staff writer at The Philadelphia Inquirer, and HOLLY OTTERBEIN, deputy news director at Philadelphia Magazine and editor of the Citified blog. Then we speak with Philadelphia Mayor JIM KENNEY about how the city has readied itself for the proceedings and to see what he’s looking forward to in the week ahead. And, we’ll speak with former Pennsylvania Governor and host committee chair of the DNC ED RENDELL to talk about his role in the convention.