WURD’s news crew had a chance to speak to State Senator Anthony Hardy Williams at a November 19 (2014) event where he announced his candidacy for the 2015 Democratic primary election and his hope to be Philadelphia’s next mayor. Williams also had a very special message just for the WURD family.
WURD fam, election day is Tuesday, November 4 (7am – 8pm)!! Please exercise your right to vote — but educate yourself first by reading our breakdown of key questions, issues and candidate platforms. Click headline for more.
Vine Memorial Baptist Church’s Community Outreach Ministry is holding a pre-election forum where key issues for the upcoming election season can be discussed. WURD’s own Brother Shomari will lead a conversation on education, including considerations for public schools, private schools, charter schools and home schooling.
On October 8 at 7:00 p.m., Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (R) and challenger Tom Wolf (D) met for their third and final debate before the November 4 statewide election.
Tom and Tom Tuesday is a weekly feature on “Wake Up With WURD” on 900AM-WURD. In this week’s edition, we examine Tom Wolf’s record on business as compared to Tom Corbett’s record on business.
Tom and Tom Tuesday is a weekly feature on Wake Up With WURD on 900 am WURD radio. In this week’s edition, we examine an ad called “Toy Story” by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett that compares his record on taxes and jobs with that of Democratic challenger Tom Wolf.
UPDATE: Our original post about the September 22 gubernatorial debate between incumbent Republican Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf has been updated with audio and video rebroadcasts of the program.
On September 2, Solomon Jones kicked off his first day as the new host of “Wake Up With WURD” with a bang by talking with U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (2nd District) about recent allegations of misappropriation of campaign contributions during his 2007 run for mayor of Philadelphia.
Tune in to WURD at 8:20 A.M. on August 13 when Tom Wolf, Democratic candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, is a guest on “Wake Up With WURD,” hosted by Phil Allen. You can listen to WURD on air at 900AM in the Philadelphia area, or online worldwide at 900amwurd.com.