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Chris Collins In The House
Chris Collins In The House

Day two of my fill-in stint on the WHMP Morning News. At 6:40, Kirk Whately stops by to talk about the immigration crisis, and at 7:40 we’ll talk sports and lifestyle stuff with Scott Coen. We’ll also talk more about the gas pipeline, including a couple of protest movements in th offing, as well as my reaction to the wrecking ball falling on a big piece of my past. Check it out beginning at 5:30 on WHMP and -Chris Collins

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