Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Friday's DN-- The sham of minority contracts

The city is cracking down on sham minority contracts.

Friday's DN-- The sham of minority contracts

The city is cracking down on sham minority contracts.

Young adults are jobless.

The School Reform Commission voted to close eight schools. Meanwhile, the Philadelphia School District faces a $186 million shortfall for this fiscal year.

Will all candidates interested in city offices have to resign to run?

The Board of Ethics tightens-up rules on the political activities of workers in the City Controller’s Office.

And here’s your weekly dose of Clout.  

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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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Sean Collins Walsh is from Bucks County and went to Northwestern University. He joined the Daily News copy desk in 2012 and now covers the Nutter administration. Before that, he interned at papers including The New York Times, The Dallas Morning News and The Seattle Times. E-mail tips to walshSE@phillynews.com
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