PhillyClout Archive: May, 2011

Tuesday -- Job Woes for Middle Aged Men

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Will Bunch looks at the job market for men who are middle-aged blue-collar workers. Unofficially, summer gets off to a steamy start. Experts... Read more

City Hall's Newest Rap Stars

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Mayor Nutter has gotten numerous accolades over the years for performances of his signature jam, "Rapper's Delight." But today, during a very... Read more

Read it Yourself: The Nutter Administration's Message To Council on Schools Funding

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We wrote yesterday about a letter Mayor Nutter's Chief of Staff Clay Armbrister sent to Council members, saying that the city could not afford... Read more

State Senators Asks Council, Mayor To Provide Schools Funding

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We just got a copy of a letter that State Sen. Vincent Hughes and State Sen. Shirley Kitchen sent to Mayor Nutter and Council President Anna... Read more

Friday -- The Schools and Taxes Edition

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Where Council stands on the prospect of raising taxes to help fund schools. Does Mayor Nutter preach tax hike in West Philly? Council Council... Read more

Council Schedules DROP Hearings

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If you want front row seats, here are the details. Council had originally said the hearings would be the week of June 6. But now they've put... Read more

Nutter Admin: City Can't Afford Millage Shift For Schools

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Mayor Nutter's Chief of Staff Clay Armbrister today sent a letter to City Council members, urging them against shifting exisiting property... Read more

Councilman Wants to Sue The Governor for More Schools Funding

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As the School District faces a $629 million funding gap, Councilman Darrell Clarke is today planning on introducing a resolution in Council... Read more