Meehan gains Congressional clout

With the New Year, 111 new members will be sworn into the House of Representatives.  One local newbie is already establishing himsel ...

11 years ago

One-party town? Not exactly

Here’s a quote from last week, spoken by a politician angry at a reporter: “You’re a liberal paper aren’t you? You ...

11 years ago

Philly feels a chill

You know what they say about payback. The city of Philadelphia is about to feel the sting of a smackdown that’s been building fo ...

11 years ago

Two weeks, many voices

My radio commentary this week is sort of an update on the “Welcome to NewsWorks” post I did when this site debuted, so I̵ ...

11 years ago

Layoffs an odd cure for joblessness

OK, so here’s the solution for an economy that’s leaving too many people jobless. Or least here’s the one the American people j ...

11 years ago

Beltway group takes out Pa. lawmaker

Much attention was paid to outside spending on Congressional races this year. But a Republican group based in a Washington suburb appears ...

11 years ago

DA stands by case purge

Philadelphia’s District Attorney is reaffirming his decision to drop charges against nearly 20 thousand fugitives with pending case ...

11 years ago