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  • April 24, 2015

    Wolf would use veto to keep Philly's sick-leave law

    Gov. Tom Wolf said Thursday he would veto a state proposal to eradicate local sick-leave laws in Pennsylvania if it reaches his desk.
  • April 23, 2015

    Philly Council president trying to shine light on Super Pac money

    The president of Philadelphia City Council is trying to change how money from outside sources affects political campaigns. This comes as super PACs ar...
  • April 23, 2015

    Williams, Kenney battle for black votes in churches, on talk radio

    A ritual of every Philadelphia mayor's race is vying for the endorsement of the Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity.
  • April 23, 2015

    Councilman Kenyatta Johnson at home in new TV ad

    Philadelphia City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson is right at home in his new TV ad to be released Friday.
  • April 23, 2015

    Pa. scholarships funded through tax credits lift some, raise questions for others

    One night in March, Kristen Lewis was working her cell phone as one of about 50 volunteers for the Children's Scholarship Fund of Philadelphia. T...
  • April 23, 2015

    Dave Duerson's family likely to appeal NFL concussion settlement

    The lawyer representing the family of late NFL safety Dave Duerson hinted that he plans to appeal the terms of the NFL concussion-injury settlement re...
  • April 23, 2015

    Black civic league backs Williams for Philly mayor, wants top cop replaced

    The Guardian Civic League, a group supporting Philadelphia's black police officers, wants Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey replaced. And two l...
  • April 23, 2015

    Pa. lawmaker wants to put chronically underperforming schools under state control

    There's a general rule in Harrisburg: Republican leaders don't authorize more education spending without demanding stricter accountability measures.
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