Sunday, May 3, 2015

Friday's DN: Wolf fundraiser to be held on Corbett ally's turf

In this week's Clout column, lawyers at the firm Stradley Ronon will hold a fundraiser for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf. Nothing unusual about that - except that Stradley's chairman is Bill Sasso, a bigtime supporter of Republican Gov. Corbett and the chairman of his transition team.

Friday's DN: Wolf fundraiser to be held on Corbett ally's turf

In this week's Clout column, lawyers at the firm Stradley Ronon will hold a fundraiser for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf. Nothing unusual about that - except that Stradley's chairman is Bill Sasso, a bigtime supporter of Republican Gov. Corbett and the chairman of his transition team.

Mayor Nutter and his wife are in France for a six-day jaunt. 

Carpenters and Teamsters have been protesting outside the Convention Center for weeks. But inside, a six-man crew of carpenters is working and getting paid on the other side of their own picket line.

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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
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