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Mayor Nutter Wins Re-Election -- As Ward Leader

With all the speculation about a Democratic primary election challenger next year for Mayor Nutter -- Gov. Rendell? Councilman Bill Green? Former GOP mayoral candidate Sam Katz? -- we're here to report that Nutter had one easy election night yesterday. He was re-elected as leader of the 52nd Ward. Nutter told us it was a swift meeting, "very smooth, very quiet," and he faced no challengers for his post.

Mayor Nutter Wins Re-Election -- As Ward Leader

With all the speculation about a Democratic primary election challenger next year for Mayor Nutter -- Gov. Rendell? City Councilman Bill Green? Former GOP mayoral candidate Sam Katz? -- we're here to report that Nutter had one easy election night yesterday.  He was re-elected as leader of the 52nd Ward.  Nutter told us it was a swift meeting, "very smooth, very quiet," and he faced no challengers for his post.

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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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