Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Those Pesky Petitions And The Partisans Who Push Them

Got a gripe about nominating petitions for a candidate in the state's First Senatorial District?  Young Philly Politics doesn't want to hear it.

Challenging petit

Those Pesky Petitions And The Partisans Who Push Them

Travel Deals

Got a gripe about nominating petitions for a candidate in the state's First Senatorial District?  Young Philly Politics doesn't want to hear it.

Challenging petitions and griping about alleged fraud is to Philadelphia politics what booing and beer drinking are to the city's sports fans. But YPP moderator Dan U-A put his foot down Thursday, telling posters to take their petition talk elsewhere.

One angry poster did just that, taking her complaints to the far more freewheeling PhillyBlog politics board.

About this blog
William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
 Follow William on Twitter

David Gambacorta, has been a reporter with the Daily News since 2005, covering crime, police corruption and all of the other bizarre things that happen in Philadelphia. Now he’s covering the 2015 mayor’s race, because he enjoys a good circus just as much as the next guy. He’s always looking to get a cup of coffee. Send news tips and other musings on life to gambacd@phillynews.com
 Follow David on Twitter

Also on Philly.com
Stay Connected