Saturday, January 31, 2015

Tuesday -- McCain continues to fight for PA

Despite lagging in the the polls, the McCain campaign isn't giving up in Pennsylvania. Cindy McCain stumps for her husband in Philly. John Baer thinks McCain is counting on the Pennsylvania "cracker factor" to win the state. Meanwhile, City Democrats are still worried they won't get street money for Election Day. City Council Freshman propose budget cuts to ease the city fiscal crisis. More on Dan McElhatton's plans to run for DA. Three teens escape from the Youth Study Center, which has been temporarily moved to East Falls. According to this Wendy Ruderman report, the center is plagued with security problems and poor living conditions.

Tuesday -- McCain continues to fight for PA

Despite lagging in the the polls, the McCain campaign isn't giving up in Pennsylvania. Cindy McCain stumps for her husband in Philly. John Baer thinks McCain is counting on the Pennsylvania "cracker factor" to win the state.

Meanwhile, City Democrats are still worried they won't get street money for Election Day.

City Council Freshman propose budget cuts to ease the city fiscal crisis.

More on Dan McElhatton's plans to run for DA.

Three teens escape from the Youth Study Center, which has been temporarily moved to East Falls. According to this Wendy Ruderman report, the center is plagued with security problems and poor living conditions.

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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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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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