PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — 9 days in the past on the 94WIP Morning Present, Howard Eskin revealed he’s “critically contemplating a run for mayor” of Philadelphia.
Eskin, sixty five, has taken exception to a number of the selections present Philly mayor Jim Kenney has made, most notably the brand new soda tax.
Kenney joined Thursday’s 94WIP Morning Present reside from the NFL Draft in his white Brian Dawkins jersey and ripped Eskin on the finish of his interview.
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“To begin with, he’s in that prime spot of eight-10am on Saturday mornings,” Kenney stated of Eskin’s present on 94WIP. “Superior! I imply like, the present must be referred to as the sound of 1 fan clapping as a result of nobody hears it.”
“My brother was listening to his present, I don’t know why, however he referred to as me and stated, ‘Is WIP nonetheless a sports activities station? Properly the one factor Howard is speaking about is the soda tax. It’s like a two-hour soda tax business.’
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“This problem for me, is that if we have been like common individuals sitting at a bar and he was doing that to me there can be a consequence,” Kenney stated. “However as a result of I’m an elected official, I can’t do it.”
Does Kenney see Eskin as a potential foe within the close to future?
“He has to maneuver into the town first.”