PhillyClout Archive: June, 2008

Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot...And Friday's News

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As the famous philosopher Buster Poindexter intoned, Philly's "Feeling hot, hot, hot," as the first major heat wave drapes a thick... Read more

Blackwell: Drop Charge For City Job Applications

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City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell this morning introduced legislation that would roll back a $35 fee the city started charging in 2004 for... Read more

City Council: Give "Wilt The Stilt" A Stamp

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City Council this morning approved a resolution calling on the U.S. Postal Service to honor basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain by creating a... Read more

Council Hears Summer's Call

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City Council President Anna Verna, speaking in the caucus meeting before this morning's weekly session, paused a moment to savor the soon-to-arrive... Read more

Thursday DN roundup

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Dave Davies notes that a loophole in the city's campaign finance law helps incumbents like Mayor Nutter. Famed homicide prosecutor Roger King... Read more

Nutter Pledges Support For Obama

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With U.S. Sen. Barack Obama clinching the Democratic nomination, Mayor Nutter vowed yesterday to "be working hard every day to do anything... Read more

Home Foreclosure Hotline

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Mayor Nutter today announced a series of initiatives to help people in danger of mortgage foreclosure, among them a city hotline for financial... Read more

Rendell and his constant presidential punditry

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Governor Rendell just can't stop talking about the presidential race. Ben Smith of Politico reports that today he told NY1 News that Clinton... Read more