PhillyDeals Archive: September, 2008

More on Philly casinos, Peco rate hikes

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Fannie Mae execs loved Obama

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Fannie Mae executives gave Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., more than $100,000, more than any other Senator... Read more

PA teachers' pension fund lost $1.7 billion

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The $63 billion Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System lost nearly 3 percent on its investments in the year ended June 30... Read more

Feds nix new PA road tolls

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The Federal Highway Administration has refused the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission's latest plan to impose tolls on I-80 and other state roads... Read more

Peco asks for power rate hike

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As expected, Exelon's Peco electric subsidiary asked for new price-setting powers today from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission. How... Read more

Did traders jack up oil prices?

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Should traders and speculators go to jail, or is the market working as it should in the complex world oil economy? The federal Commodities... Read more

A Provident legacy: $1 trillion, 2500 local PNC jobs

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It's 25 years since Pittsburgh National Bank bought Philadelphia's Provident to form PNC. The Provident's money-management services arm has... Read more

Ellis wants PA to reveal investments

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Montgomery County has more residents than Alaska. Does that mean ex-Montco commissioners chairman Tom Ellis is as qualified as fellow Republican... Read more