Sunday, May 3, 2015

Monday's DN: Councilman demands city appear at hearing on its prison healthcare contract

City Councilman Jim Kenney is demanding that the Nutter administration appear at a hearing on the city’s controversial prison healthcare contract. He is threatening to subpoena the city or withhold funds from the Law Department.

Monday's DN: Councilman demands city appear at hearing on its prison healthcare contract

City Councilman Jim Kenney is demanding that the Nutter administration appear at a hearing on the city’s controversial prison healthcare contract. He is threatening to subpoena the city or withhold funds from the Law Department.

After state Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced Friday that she was closing the Florida gun loophole, gun owners say she should look at why Philadelphians seek permits from Florida.

Can Yoga help fight drug addiction?

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