PhillyClout Archive: February, 2012

PA Supreme Court: Speaker must approve special elections

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The Pennsylvania Supreme Court this afternoon ordered state House Speaker Sam Smith to schedule special elections for six vacant House seats... Read more

City Council's first budget hearing won't be in City Hall

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It’s that time of the year again…budget season! City Council announced it will hold its first budget hearing at St. John’s... Read more

Jimmie Moore throws in the towel

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Former Philadelphia Municipal Court Judge Jimmie Moore announced he’s bowing out of the race for U.S. Rep. Bob Brady’s 1st Congressional... Read more

Wednesday's DN -- Something you can cheer about... no new taxes

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The Fraternal Order of Police took shots yesterday at Kathleen Kane, a candidate for attorney general. In the Republican race for president... Read more

Nutter administration: No new taxes

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Forget the rent. A large number of Philadelphians would be charter members of the "City Taxes Are Too Damn High" party, according to a poll... Read more

FOP endorses Murphy for AG, slams his Democratic rival

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The Fraternal Order of Police's Lodge 5 in Philadelphia endorsed former U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy this morning for state Attorney General in... Read more

Poll: City residents feel overtaxed, still willing to pay more

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A Pew Charitable Trusts poll released this morning found that city residents are concerned about how much they pay in local taxes but would... Read more

Tuesday's DN: Life in America under President Santorum

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Will Bunch tries to conjure up what life in America would be like if former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum became president next January. To make... Read more