PhillyClout Archive: April, 2010

Some Row Office Officials Skip Budget Hearings

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Today is budget testimony day for many of the city’s independent row offices up in City Council. But so far some of those independently... Read more

Tuesday -- Flyers Owner Investing in Conservative TV

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A woman carrying an infant is shot in South Philadelphia. Prosecutor calls for the death penalty for a drug kingpin accused of a murder plot... Read more

Election 2010: Specter & Sestak On Supreme Court Pick

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U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter told the Pennsylvania Press Club this afternoon that the U.S. Supreme Court should take up cases involving warrantless... Read more

Today is the Last Day To Register To Vote

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Today is the deadline to register to vote. Here's a press release from the Committee of Seventy on what to do: PA VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE: TODAY... Read more

Monday -- Is Specter Really Ahead in the Primary Battle?

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John Baer looks at a poll which shows U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter neck and neck with U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak in the Democratic senate primary. A... Read more

DN Pulitzer Winners Lauded In Congressional Speech

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U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz made a speech in the U.S. House last night, praising Daily News staff writers Barbara Laker and Wendy Ruderman for... Read more

On this day in Philly in....1980

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Diving again into our archives, we found this report from 1980, which proves that unpopular perks are not a new thing in city government. Check... Read more

Friday's DN: The City Hall Cell Phone Scam Explained

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Eight City Council employees, along with 20 friends and family members, used city-owned Blackberries in scam run by a Division of Technology... Read more