PhillyClout Archive: April, 2009

Mayor Nutter & U.S. Attorney Announce Indictments

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Mayor Nutter has stressed since taking office last year his administration's determination to crack down on ethics violations and cooperate... Read more

City Solicitor Says DROP Loophole is Legal

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City Solicitor Shelley Smith today told a government watchdog group that she agrees with a 2006 opinion from former Mayor John Street's city... Read more

BRT Delivers "Actual-Value" Numbers To Mayor & Council

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As we told you in today's Daily News, the Board of Revision of Taxes is dropping in the laps of Mayor Nutter and City Council the potential... Read more

Would Sestak Run Against Specter?

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Check out this report from PA2010, which says that U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak might be the most likely candidate to run against Sen. Arlen Specter... Read more

Pew Poll Shows City Residents Favor Casinos Here

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A poll by the Pew Charitable Trusts shows that city residents support bringing casinos to Philadelphia by a margin of 53 percent to 41 percent... Read more

Obama Embraces Specter's Conversion

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President Obama and Vice President Biden this morning opened their arms to newly declared Democrat Sen. Arlen Specter, the Associated Press... Read more

Wednesday -- Specter Switch Is a Gamer Changer

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Lots of stories today on Sen. Arlen Specter's plans to switch to the Democratic party. Will Bunch says the move is all about survival. John... Read more

Nutter Surprised By Council's "Budget Alternatives" Announcement

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We just got this press release from City Council -- an hour after their budget hearings ended for the day. Sounds like they're actually playing... Read more