Sunday, December 21, 2014

Friday's DN: Is City Council A "Money Pit?"

Your pals at PhillyClout take a close look at City Council's budget. And here's more on Councilman Bill Green's idea to dedicate property taxes to the library system. Meanwhile, Mayor Nutter looks to cut the city's fleet of cars.

Friday's DN: Is City Council A "Money Pit?"

Your pals at PhillyClout take a close look at City Council's budget.   And here's more on Councilman Bill Green's idea to dedicate property taxes to the library system.  Meanwhile, Mayor Nutter looks to cut the city's fleet of cars.

Our Inky sibling, Clout, finally gets a peek at the old Penn's Landing Corp. payroll and finds a few surprises.

And how goes the state legislature across the river?  Why New Jersey is taking a whack at the old Brazilian wax.

Finally, Will Bunch wraps up your questions about massive scam-artist Bernie Madoff.

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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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