Saturday, December 27, 2014

Councilman Jokes About Tough Times

Chris Brennan just sent us this budget joke from the City Council floor:

Councilman Jokes About Tough Times

Chris Brennan just sent us this budget joke from the City Council floor:

A witness in a Council hearing just complimented Councilman Frank DiCicco on the comfortable chairs at the witness table.

"They were bought before the budget crisis," DiCicco quipped. "We may be selling them and replacing them with wooden benches."

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Chris Brennan, a native Philadelphian and graduate of Temple University, joined the Daily News in 1999. He has written about SEPTA, the Philadelphia School District, the legalization of casino gambling, state government, the mayor, the governor, City Council and political campaigns. E-mail tips to brennac@phillynews.com
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Jenny DeHuff is a 2005 graduate of the University of Rhode Island, where she cut her teeth in journalism. A South Philly transplant from New England, she joined the Daily News City Hall Bureau in 2013. For the past several years, she has worked as an investigative reporter exposing corruption in suburban politics, covering sometimes ghastly criminal court cases and following the people’s money and how its spent. In addition to being a dogged news hound, she enjoys reading and writing about travel, animals, Irish whiskey and aviation. E-mail tips to dehuffj@phillynews.com
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