Thursday, July 10, 2014
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Thursday Roundup

A new Daily News/Franklin and Marshall poll shows Sen. Hillary Clinton with a whopping lead -- 16 points -- over Sen. Barack Obama in the presidential primary. Did Obama's speech on race change any minds? Not really, according to some primary voters. Will Bunch looks at the papers from Clinton's time as first lady. State Rep. Tommy Blackwell is trying to overturn the court decision to boot him from the primary ballot for insufficiant voter signatures. The new schools CEO is making a monster $325,000 a year. And what's happening today? Not much really. There's no City Council session and the presidential candidates aren't in town.

Thursday Roundup

A new Daily News/Franklin and Marshall poll shows Sen. Hillary Clinton with a whopping lead -- 16 points -- over Sen. Barack Obama in the presidential primary.

Did Obama's speech on race change any minds? Not really, according to some primary voters.

Will Bunch looks at the papers from Clinton's time as first lady.

State Rep. Tommy Blackwell is trying to overturn the court decision to boot him from the primary ballot for insufficiant voter signatures.

The new schools CEO is making a monster $325,000 a year.

And what's happening today? Not much really. There's no City Council session and the presidential candidates aren't in town.

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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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