PhillyClout Archive: August, 2009

Wednesday's DN: What Are Local Legislators Up To?

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John Baer takes note that the Philadelphia delegation to the state General Assembly has spent the six-week budget impasse issuing press releases... Read more

Tom Knox Campaigning For Casino Table Games

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Tom Knox, the millionaire businessman who finished second behind Michael Nutter in the 2007 Democratic primary election for mayor, is now in... Read more

Senate GOP Wants To Delay City Budget Deadline

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Here's a bit of follow-up documentation for today's story about two key issues for the city budget, now awaiting action in the state Senate... Read more

Tuesday's DN: Managing Director Takes A Low-Key Approach

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City Managing Director Camille Barnett doesn't have a hazmat suit. We take a look at how Barnett takes a different approach to her job than... Read more

Nutter Taps Campaign E-Mail List For Budget Support

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Mayor Nutter turned today to his campaign e-mail list to drum up support for two measures -- a 1-cent sales tax increase for Philadelphia and... Read more

Senate Dems Say GOP Risking Cop Lives In Budget Delay

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State Senate Democrats took aim this afternoon at their GOP counterparts, accusing them of "taking hostage" legislation needed to... Read more

Jack Kelly "A Bit Disappointed" In Prison Term For Aide

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City Councilman Jack Kelly has been reluctant to speak about the federal investigation of his former chief of staff since the story broke in... Read more

Councilman's Aide Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison

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Chris Wright, the former chief of staff for City Councilman Jack Kelly, was sentenced this afternoon to four years in federal prison after... Read more