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Tuesday's DN: How SEPTA became top transit agency

SEPTA, once under a mountain of debt and under the FBI microscope, is now considered one of the country's best transit agencies, recently winning the industry's "Oscar."

Tuesday's DN: How SEPTA became top transit agency

SEPTA, once under a mountain of debt and under the FBI microscope, is now considered one of the country's best transit agencies, recently winning the industry's "Oscar."

Fresh off his guilty plea to the feds, John McDaniel, former campaign manager to Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown, has agreed to a settlement with the city Ethics Board that was announced Monday for making contributions higher than the legal limit and mischaraterizing items on campaign-finance reports.

And there's no reason to panic if you haven't received your AVI assessment yet.

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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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Sean Collins Walsh is from Bucks County and went to Northwestern University. He joined the Daily News copy desk in 2012 and now covers the Nutter administration. Before that, he interned at papers including The New York Times, The Dallas Morning News and The Seattle Times. E-mail tips to walshSE@phillynews.com
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