PhillyClout Archive: May, 2011

Ackerman Requests $75 to $110 million from City

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Schools Superintendent Arlene Ackerman just made her formal funding request of City Council and Mayor Nutter -- $75 million to $110 million... Read more

Is A School Funding Deal Pending?

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Looks like some movement is happening with the schools budget. Mayor Nutter just emerged from a closed-door meeting with City Council leadership... Read more

Karen Brown Closer To Victory In GOP Race For Mayor

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UPDATE, 4:15 pm: Karen Brown and John Featherman have both been told by the Philadelphia City Commission that there are about 50 Republican... Read more

How Much $ Does the School District Want?

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Councilman W. Wilson Goode Jr. just held the School District's feet to the fire on just how much money they're actually looking for. "How... Read more

School District Testifies on Budget in City Council, Seeks More Funding

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City Council this morning kicked off budget hearings for the School District, which faces a massive $629 million budget gap in the coming fiscal... Read more

Tuesday -- Council, Schools Talk Funding

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Council and Schools talk budget funding. Just what could the city do? Reputed Philadelphia mob boss slapped witha 50-count indictment. State... Read more

Barbara Capozzi Leaves Open The Idea Of Election Contest

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Barbara Capozzi, the real estate broker who lost the City Council 2nd District Democratic primary election to state Rep. Kenyatta Johnson,... Read more

No Result Yet In GOP Mayoral Primary Election

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The result of last Tuesday's Republican primary election for mayor will probably not be known until tomorrow, according to the Philadelphia... Read more