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CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

Well-known philanthropist and businessman HAROLD HONICKMAN along with his lovely wife hosted a plush fundraiser…

ELEPHANT CORNER: Honoring USA’s First Naval Hero; Democrats’ War On Women

ELEPHANT CORNER: Honoring USA’s First Naval Hero; Democrats’ War On Women

Last week a historic marker honoring COMMODORE JOHN BARRY was placed on Delaware Avenue. The…

FOP Demonstrates Political Prowess With Tom Wolf Gala

FOP Demonstrates Political Prowess With Tom Wolf Gala

  BY MARIA MERLINO/ The crowd at the FOP’s Michael G. Lutz Room was buzzing…

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

John Kane launched his first television ad of the State Senate campaign running on broadcast…

Councilman Oh Announces Contest To Boost Local Artists

Councilman Oh Announces Contest To Boost Local Artists

Councilman David Oh held a press conference in City Hall to announce the grand prize…

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OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

Unions were created when workers discovered “in union there is strength”. Unions grew even though membership understood their unity often demanded sacrifices of them, up to the shedding of blood at times. That still happens here and around the world. Unionism, today, boasts a litany of victories alongside a list, almost as long, of defeats…

OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

Councilman Oh Announces Contest To Boost Local Artists

Councilman David Oh held a press conference in City Hall to announce the grand prize and category prizes for PHL LIVE Center Stage, his exciting new music initiative that provides local musicians with a real opportunity to gain recognition and success. First Deputy Commissioner Susan Slawson, Dept. of Parks & Recreation, announced the grand prize…

Councilman Oh Announces Contest To Boost Local Artists

CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

Well-known philanthropist and businessman HAROLD HONICKMAN along with his lovely wife hosted a plush fundraiser for City COUNCIL PRESIDENT DARRELL CLARKE at the Rittenhouse Hotel. The guest of honor was former GOV. ED RENDELL, who praised Clarke for his service. Rendell indicated Clarke would be a great Mayor of Philadelphia “if he chooses to run.”…

CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

Well-known philanthropist and businessman HAROLD HONICKMAN along with his lovely wife hosted a plush fundraiser for City COUNCIL PRESIDENT DARRELL CLARKE at the Rittenhouse Hotel. The guest of honor was former GOV. ED RENDELL, who praised Clarke for his service. Rendell indicated Clarke would be a great Mayor of Philadelphia “if he chooses to run.”…

CITY HALL SAM: Democratic Fundraising Peaks In Philadelphia

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ANOTHER OPINION: State Regulators Aren’t Protecting Workers

ANOTHER OPINION: State Regulators Aren’t Protecting Workers

BY STATE SEN. MIKE STACK (D-PHILA.)/ It has become increasingly clear over the past two years that the ongoing and painstaking recovery from the Great Recession is resulting in an ever-widening disparity between Wall Street and Main Street. While corporate…

OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses

Unions were created when workers discovered “in union there is strength”. Unions grew even though…

Pols On The Street

by Joe Shaheeli Once in a while we join the prognosticators in how races will…

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Commute Aging Lifers Whatever the reason those in their teens and twenties are sentenced to…

Pols on the Street

POLS ON THE STREET: Assessing The Fallout From Fattah’s Woes

POLS ON THE STREET: Assessing The Fallout From Fattah’s Woes

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ It’s been a cruel summer for Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-Phila.). The Congressman’s…

Western Pa. Unions Split Over Corbett Joining Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

Western Pa. Unions Split Over Corbett Joining Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade

BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Gov. Tom Corbett did well with scattered organized labor support the first…

Pols On The Street: Don’t Count On Union Support!

by Joe Shaheeli It’s time for non-committal members of the PA General Assembly to show …

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

Pols On The Street: Kane TV Ads Stress Family

John Kane launched his first television ad of the State Senate campaign running on broadcast and cable TV, and on the internet. The ad features John’s family, including his wife of 24 years, Lori; his daughters Gabby, 17, Sam, 22,…

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