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City Dems Must Muscle up Their Vote

City Dems Must Muscle up Their Vote

The outcome of the Nov. 3 election gave Philadelphia Democrats one thing to cheer about: their lopsided voter advantage swept Joe Biden to victory in the state, making Pennsylvania the first to affirm he won a majority in the Electoral College. They should pause their cheers now and survey instead the gaps in their lineup […]

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McClinton’s Leadership Hailed by Colleague

THE FIRST FEMALE minority leader of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, State Rep. Joanna McClinton of West Philadelphia, R, was congratulated on her ascension by State Rep. Mary Isaacson of Center City. Photo from Isaacson’s Facebook page    Send article as PDF   

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Solomon Salutes Vets with Seniors

PHILADELPHIA Protestant Home hosted State Rep. Jared Solomon in Lawndale on Veterans Day to share commemoration of its solemn holiday with residents who belong to the Greatest Generation. Photo from Solomon’s Facebook page    Send article as PDF   

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Nov. 14

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Councilmember Jamie Gauthier hosts “West-Southwest Philly Neighborhood Clean-up” at various locations, 9-11 a.m. Bring shovels & brooms. For info:alexis.wright-whitley@phila.gov or (215) 686-0465.    Send article as PDF   

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Nov. 14

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The Tasker Street Missionary Baptist Church hosts Gun Buy Back Program at 2010 Tasker St., 9-11 a.m. Supported by Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson. Anonymous. $50 per pistol, $75 per hunting rifle, $150 per semi-automatic weapon and $200 per assault weapon, in cash or grocery gift cards (as classified in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania). The monies will […]

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Nov. 14

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Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Virtual Federal Services Fair, virtual, 10-11:30 a.m. Second session: “Employee Rights & Protections.” Participating: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. To join live: Facebook.com/RepDwightEvans.    Send article as PDF   

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The Philadelphia Public Record will publish your politicaL or government-related event on this calendar. Allow 48 hours’ notice if possible. Email event info to editor: anthony.abbott.west@gmail.com.    Send article as PDF   

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Philadelphia Vote Shows Winners, Losers as Monster Vote Count Nears End

BY TONY WEST Philadelphia inched up its election turnout this November, delivering a predictable majority for Democratic candidates. That will be enough to carry presidential candidate Joe Biden past the victory line in Pennsylvania in all probability – providing him with a major boost to his win in the Electoral College. More striking, however, was […]

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W. Philly Pols Wheel Around on Vote Drive

A 25-CAR MOTORCADE with police escort tooled through neighborhoods of West and North Philadelphia on Monday before Election Day, hoping to pump voters to turn out at the polls the day after. Spreading messages of urgent action to citizens were Congressman Dwight Evans, State Sens. Sharif Street and Vincent Hughes, State Rep. Morgan Cephas and […]

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FOP Lodge 5 Reaches out to Pols with Dollars

BY DAVID LYNN FOP Lodge 5, presided over by John McNesby, is a big player in Philadelphia-area politics. Their PAC, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5, raised $180,954.42 in 2019, and had expenditures of $131,355.16. For the first five cycles of 2020 that have been reported to date, the PAC raised $172,572.21, and had expenses […]

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