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Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

BY TONY WEST Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her…

LABOR DAY: For Strong Wages, Strong Unions Needed

LABOR DAY: For Strong Wages, Strong Unions Needed

  BY VENSON BARBER As a fast-food worker, I work for a multi-billion-dollar corporation, yet…

LABOR DAY: Time to Put Workers First

LABOR DAY: Time to Put Workers First

BY RICK BLOOMINGDALE, President, Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Labor Day is a time to remember and honor…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

The annual Billy Meehan Clam Bake was held on Sunday, Aug. 27 at Cannstatter on…

Labor Unions Team Up for Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

Labor Unions Team Up for Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

The Philadelphia Building & Construction Trades Council in partnership with the AFL-CIO Philadelphia Council is…

LABOR DAY: The Spirit of Union in Difficult Times

LABOR DAY: The Spirit of Union in Difficult Times

BY PAT EIDING, President of the Philadelphia Council, AFL-CIO The labor movement is used to…

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ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

The annual Billy Meehan Clam Bake was held on Sunday, Aug. 27 at Cannstatter on Academy Road. The event started at 4 p.m. and ran until 7 p.m. Keynote speaker was BOB PADUCHIK, Republican National Committee Co-Chair. Republican City Committee CHAIRMAN MIKE MEEHAN was the master of ceremonies for the event named for his father,…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

Updated Set. 14th, 2017

Sep. 14-           State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Human Services Job Fair at Treasures, 5540 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For info: (215) 849-6592. Sep. 14-           State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts “Meet, Greet, Obtain Constituent Services” at Susquehanna Village, 1421 W. Susquehanna Ave, 3-4 p.m. Sep. 14-           PennFuture hosts Environmental Rights Amendment Forum…

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

BY TONY WEST Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her side. “Walking” might be a better way to put it. But it’s not a bad way to meet people. Parents of newborns spend lots of time walking; and meeting lots of people is the key to a successful challenge in…

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

BY TONY WEST Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her side. “Walking” might be a better way to put it. But it’s not a bad way to meet people. Parents of newborns spend lots of time walking; and meeting lots of people is the key to a successful challenge in…

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

BY TONY WEST Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her side. “Walking” might be a better way to put it. But it’s not a bad way to meet people. Parents of newborns spend lots of time walking; and meeting lots of people is the key to a successful challenge in…

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

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POLS ON THE STREET: GOP Upswing In Philly

POLS ON THE STREET: GOP Upswing In Philly

BY JOE SHAHEELI While national attention has focused on the Democratic Party’s weakness in declining rural areas, urban Philadelphia is showing clear signs of decay in the Dems’ brand as well. Philadelphia Republicans shaved 31,728 off their voter-registration deficit against…

POLS ON THE STREET: Street Scores a Hit on Gun Bill

POLS ON THE STREET: Street Scores a Hit on Gun Bill

BY JOE SHAHEELI Entering the General Assembly as a freshman, in the minority party, is…

POLS ON THE STREET: State Rep Rumbles Are Underway

POLS ON THE STREET: State Rep Rumbles Are Underway

BY JOE SHAHEELI As if there wasn’t enough happening in the turbulent political waters of…

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

POLS ON THE STREET: Gerrymander Fix May Help GOP

BY JOE SHAHEELI If gerrymandering reform comes to Pennsylvania, it may come at the hands…

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LABOR DAY: For Strong Wages, Strong Unions Needed

LABOR DAY: For Strong Wages, Strong Unions Needed

  BY VENSON BARBER As a fast-food worker, I work for a multi-billion-dollar corporation, yet…

LABOR DAY: Time to Put Workers First

LABOR DAY: Time to Put Workers First

BY RICK BLOOMINGDALE, President, Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Labor Day is a time to remember and honor…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

ELEPHANT CORNER: Clam Bake Bolsters Philly GOP

The annual Billy Meehan Clam Bake was held on Sunday, Aug. 27 at Cannstatter on…

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

Fiedler Tests S. Philly’s Hunger for Change

BY TONY WEST Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her side. “Walking” might be a better way to put it. But it’s not a bad way to meet people. Parents of newborns spend lots of…

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