PhillyClout Archive: September, 2009

Thursday -- Obama Makes Health Care Speech

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President Obama lays out health care goals in speech that tries to balance Democratic and Republican ideas. Democratic District Attorney candidate... Read more

Budget Director to Supervise City's Stimulus Funds

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In another example of administration belt-tightening, Budget Director Steve Agostini has been tapped to temporarily oversee stimulus funds... Read more

Controller Raises Questions About Plan C

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City Controller Alan Butkovitz is today sending a letter to the Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority, which raises two issues... Read more

Councilman Kelly's Campaign Contributor Sent To Prison

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One of City Councilman Jack Kelly's most generous campaign contributors, Ravinder Chawla, was just sentenced in federal court to 30 months... Read more

What Is Harrisburg Up To On City Budget Issues?

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So as the city starts preparing for massive cuts and layoffs, what’s going on in Harrisburg? As you probably know, Philly is still waiting... Read more

Wednesday's DN: Obama Hits Schools, Turns To Health Care

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The Daily News takes a look at the health care debate, asking if the controversial issue will shape the presidency of Barack Obama the way... Read more

Nutter Administration Again Stresses Plan C Impact

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Mayor Nutter this afternoon met with his top staff to talk about how he will continue to implement the Plan C "doomsday" budget this... Read more

Cops, Firefighters Rally in Harrisburg Against Proposed Pension Changes

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Although today's vote was delayed on House Bill 1828 -- legislation that provides budget relief for Philadelphia, as well as statewide municipal... Read more