10 a.m. Update: As it turns out, George Norcross will not take the stand today. Go figure.
Today, finally, George under oath.
To partisans of fired Philadelphia Inquirer editor Bill Marimow, the h... More »
Over the years I've met a lot of smart, committed people who decide to run for office for the right reasons, but have no clue what it takes to win. So they fight the good fight and move on.
Vale... More »
In discussions earlier this year, Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner George Norcross said he wanted to ax the $20,000 travel budget assigned to Trudy Rubin, the paper's veteran columnist on internati... More »
Lewis Katz, the co-owner of the Philadelphia Inquirer who is suing over the dismissal of editor-in-chief Bill Marimow said on the witness stand today that he objected to publisher Bob Hall running the... More »
I first met Brendan Boyle in 2004, when he was knocking on door after door in Northeast Philadelphia, trying to unseat a 20-year incumbent State Representative, Republican George Kenney.
Boyle looked... More »
Dave Davies has covered local politics and government in Philadelphia for more than 25 years. He loves the speed, reach and versatility of the net but believes journalists should still check their facts, give folks in the hot seat their say, and think before they hit Send. He’ll write about local and national topics. Dave is currently senior reporter for WHYY, and a contributor and fill-in host for Fresh Air with Terry Gross. He was reporter and columnist for the Philadelphia Daily News for 19 years, and before that was city hall bureau chief for KYW News Radio and city hall correspondent for WHYY. He’s a Texas native who’s spent his working life in Philadelphia. Before getting into journalism, he worked as a teacher, cab driver and welder.