Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Thursday's DN: Happy Budget Day

It's that time of year again: Mayor Nutter will deliver his sixth annual budget address to Council and hordes of union protesters on Thursday. We got the deets.

Thursday's DN: Happy Budget Day

It's that time of year again: Mayor Nutter will deliver his sixth annual budget address to Council and hordes of union protesters on Thursday. We got the deets.

Clout takes a look at the politics of AVI and what's motivating certain politicians to take stands on the issue.

Former Traffic Court Administrative Judge Fortunato Perri Sr. on Wednesday admitted to four felonies after being charged in a massive ticket-fixing scheme and now faces up to six months in prison.

 And Will Bunch says the new pope, a champion of the poor, has a tough road ahead. 

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
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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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