PhillyClout Archive: February, 2008

Dougherty to announce candidacy

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In case you didn't already know he was in the race, union leader John Dougherty will officially announce his candidacy for state Senate next... Read more

Those Pesky Petitions And The Partisans Who Push Them

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Got a gripe about nominating petitions for a candidate in the state's First Senatorial District? Young Philly Politics doesn't want to hear... Read more

Hip Mayor no more?

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Our buddy Dan Gross dug up this 1989 video of Mayor Nutter rapping as part of some sort of leadership conference. Believe us when we say this... Read more

Friday news roundup

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City Council yesterday approved legislation that would increase departments' exempt deputies from two to ten. Council also asked the public... Read more

Rendell to Philly: Build the Casinos!

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Gov. Rendell also sent a message to Philadelphia legislators about casinos today -- start building them! As Heard in the Hall reported yesterday... Read more

Could Rendell cast a superdelegate vote for Obama?

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Governor Ed Rendell -- who has endorsed Sen. Hillary Clinton in the Democratic Presidential Primary -- says he will look at the primary results... Read more

Council: Don't Dare Cancel Dell East Season

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Several City Council members today objected to a plan by Mayor Nutter's staff to shutter the Robin Hood Dell East for the 2008 concert series... Read more

Nutter Now Two For Three With Council On Charter Changes

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Two of three Charter changes proposed by Mayor Nutter are now moving forward but the third remains stymied and will not make it onto the April... Read more