Heard in the Hall Archive: May, 2010

Nutter: Count us out for 2012 DNC

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Mayor Nutter said he would like to have the Democratic National Convention here - but not in 2012. In a recent letter to Democratic National... Read more

Phila. alone in Pew cities to hike taxes for 2nd year

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Philadelphia is the only city of 13 studied by Pew Charitable Trusts that is enacting a broad tax hike for the second year in a row, according... Read more

Nutter announces cuts on heels of Council's budget - UPDATED

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Mayor Nutter announced a series of cuts in response to the $3.9 billion budget passed by Council today, as he promised to do if Council did... Read more

Onorato making the rounds

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Democratic gubernatorial nominee Dan Onorato visited City Council Thursday morning seeking support for the November election, but also to let... Read more

Nutter administration's letter to City Council

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Take a look below at Nutter's last best case for the sugary drinks tax, which seems to have failed. Read more

With death of soda tax, Nutter's budget and clout are hurting

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With the failure of his much lobbied for soda tax this morning, Mayor Nutter's budget and political clout are both in trouble. Let's take... Read more

Nutter donations to council members criticized

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One of Mayor Nutter's most vocal critics, former Democratic candidate for City Controller Brett Mandel, leveled some explosive charges in a... Read more

DC 33 lines up behind Nutter's soda tax

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Mayor Nutter has just gained a valuable ally in his fight to get a tax on sugar sweetened beverages through City Council: AFSMCE District Council... Read more