Philadelphia isn't alone in seeking to raise taxes. Three of 12 other large U.S. cities studied in a new report issued today by the Pew Charitable Trusts are also looking to generate new dollars by doing so.
The report takes a look at how Philadelphia fits in the mix with other cities facing budgetary problems. To read the report, go here.
Here's a bit from this morning's press release.
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