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Kenney attends environmental event, sounding, though not acting, like the city’s next mayor
The organization will hold its 106th annual national convention in Philadelphia next month after a turbulent year in the U.S.
Now that the campaign is over, we took some time to examine the styles that the candidates displayed.
HARRISBURG - A member of the state House and a former colleague pleaded guilty to corruption charges Monday, bringing to three the number of Philadelphia Democrats convicted in the resurrected "sting" case.
One called Biden the “moral compass” of Psi Upsilon, a fraternity that was shut down while he was there.
It's been a dozen years since Philadelphia's last competitive election for mayor. Remember 2003 - the rematch of Sam Katz vs. Mayor John Street? That bruising battle had everything, including an FBI listening device in the mayor's City Hall office.
There was no way around it. Democratic mayoral nominee Jim Kenney ran a better campaign than his closest rival, State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams.
There was no way around it. Democratic mayoral nominee Jim Kenney ran a better campaign than his closest rival, State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams.
A City Council committee on Friday moved forward a bill that would make Philadelphia more developer-friendly, and another to force earlier disclosure of money spent by super PACs during elections.
One Philadelphia voter wanted Mickey Mouse on City Council, while another supported the rodent's longtime sweetheart, Minnie, for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
The organization will hold its 106th annual national convention in Philadelphia next month after a turbulent year in the U.S.
Kenney attends environmental event, sounding, though not acting, like the city’s next mayor
Now that the campaign is over, we took some time to examine the styles that the candidates displayed.
HARRISBURG - A member of the state House and a former colleague pleaded guilty to corruption charges Monday, bringing to three the number of Philadelphia Democrats convicted in the resurrected "sting" case.
One called Biden the “moral compass” of Psi Upsilon, a fraternity that was shut down while he was there.
Philadelphia's Democratic ward leaders united Thursday behind former City Councilman James F. Kenney for mayor - with one noteworthy exception.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz said that giving developers tax relief would yield more revenue.
The Philadelphia School District wants $103 million more from City Council. On Tuesday, Council made it clear: It is not thrilled with the request, and the cash won't come easily after several years of increases for a district in crisis.
Jim Kenney will likely be a mayor without a first lady. Voters don’t care.
He took a private meeting with arguably the most powerful man in Jersey.