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Chris Satullo
Chris Satullo
  • September 29, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE

    Amid familiar woes, spotting some hopeful signs of Philadelphia rising

    Last week, I got to spend some time with Philadelphia Rising. After all the news about Philly failing – the agony of the schools, the chalk outlines ...
  • September 22, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE

    Obamacare fight displays the politics of neurotic obsession

    Our politics are being controlled by people who think there are monsters in the closet. What’s worse, no amount of tummy rubbing, or sharing of pertin...
  • September 15, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    Two cheers for the Philly tax break progressives love to hate

    Here's my rough memory of one of the most pithy quotes I ever saw in a news story: "When our schools are dying for money, why are we giving...
  • September 8, 2013 |  Centre Square Blog

    How Philly really does support the pursuit of happiness

    Ah, Philadelphia. We're fat, we're ugly, we're hostile and we're .... happy? Yep, a new Harris Interactive Poll lists Philly as t...
  • September 2, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    Many Americans have no love lost for 'labor,' even on its day

    Today is Labor Day. It is the oddest of American national holidays. It honors an institution, the labor union, to which only about 1 in 10 Americans ...
  • August 26, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    Is college worth the cost? Well, you can't eat prestige

    What is college worth? President Obama has cranked up the volume on the age-old discussion about college costs. He proposes tying federal tuition aid...
  • August 25, 2013 |  Off Mic

    Pa. governor's race could look inviting to Wagner

    A strong field of Pennsylvania Democrats has emerged as potential candidates to take on incumbent Republican governor Tom Corbett next year, but if fo...
  • August 19, 2013 |  CENTRE SQUARE BLOG

    So many wrong steps led us all to this Philly schools mess

    I ... don't ... know ... what ... to say. I don't know what to say about how tragic the Philadelphia schools crisis has become. What can yo...