PhillyClout Archive: August, 2009

PICA Report Shows Recession Still Squeezing City

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The Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority just issued a report on the city's tax revenue for July. It doesn't read like good... Read more

Will Sestak's Heath Care Town Hall Meeting Draw Protests?

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U.S. Rep. Joe Sestak plans to wade into the controversial issue of health care reform at a town hall meeting at a Center City church Wednesday... Read more

Monday's DN: Philly "The Center Of The Birther Universe"

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John Baer discovers to his dismay that the Philadelphia region is "the center of the birther universe" while interviewing an attorney... Read more

Meehan Won't Run For Gov., Considering Race For Congress

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Former U.S. Attorney Pat Meehan decided today against running for governor as a Republican, throwing his support instead to state Attorney... Read more

City Controller Revisits Suggestions To Help In Budget Crisis

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City Controller Alan Butkovitz dusted off today a list of suggestions he has previously made on how the city can rake in some badly-needed... Read more

Blogger Calls For Soccer Stadium Stand-Off For City Budget

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The word "hostage" is being thrown around a lot to describe the city's budget, caught in the middle of a state spending feud between... Read more

Friday's DN: Fumo Plans A Pre-Prison Party

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PhillyClout hears former state Sen. Vince Fumo is planning a party before heading off to prison at the end of the month. A grand jury has... Read more

Nutter Appoints New Chairman of Delaware River Waterfront Corporation

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Here's the press release: MAYOR NUTTER ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRMAN FOR THE DELAWARE RIVER WATERFRONT CORPORATION (DRWC) Philadelphia, August 6... Read more