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CitizenCast: City Council Cheat Sheet

This week, a "Very Special" prayer from Philadelphia Eagle Stefen Wisniewski and the Earned Income Tax Credit hit Room 400

Wondering what happened at City Council this week? Don’t worry—we understand it’s hard to take several hours out of your Thursday to attend the weekly meeting of Philly’s legislative body.

Here, the highlights in our 15-minute podcast digest:

 

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