Saturday, May 23, 2015

Friday's DN -- It's all about the GOP convention

DN columnists weigh in on the Republican National Convention. John Baer says Republican nominee Mitt Romney’s speech was a mix of hit and miss. Stu Bykofsky says Romney met the GOP’s low expectations and Will Bunch wants to know where are the facts?

Friday's DN -- It's all about the GOP convention

DN columnists weigh in on the Republican National Convention. John Baer says Republican nominee Mitt Romney’s speech was a mix of hit and miss. Stu Bykofsky says Romney met the GOP’s low expectations and Will Bunch wants to know where are the facts?

This week’s PhillyClout gives you an A-to-Z guide to the Democratic National Convention which kicks off Monday in Charlotte, N.C.

The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole will investigation why Rafael Jones who allegedly gunned down Officer Moses Walker was on the streets after he violated probation.

Meanwhile the FOP says the city should pay for Walker’s funeral, but if not, Councilman Jim Kenney said he’ll find a way to foot the bill.

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