Mayor Kenney says there’s no alternative to the soda tax to fund pre-K and Rebuild. Guess who disagrees? Candidate Kenney in 2015
New Blood: Lauren Vidas
The former Council staffer and lobbyist is challenging Councilman Kenyatta Johnson. Her slogan? “Expect more and demand better.”
What Change Feels Like
Three months out from mayoral and council elections, is Philly’s political establishment heading for a reckoning?
The War On Growth
The city is banning cashless stores while the state cuts investment in tech startups. Remember when progressives used to believe in creating jobs?
Is Allan Domb Running for Mayor?
And other speculations from the political class as election season revs up
New Blood: City Council Candidate Justin DiBerardinis
The 37-year-old community organizer with a familiar last name has some big ideas
Doc’s Indefensible Defense
The union leader and Councilman Bobby Henon, both indicted, want you to believe they’re the victims. Be wary of that spin
Michael Rubin’s $50 Million Big Bet
The entrepreneur and Meek Mill BFF doesn't do anything half-assed. The parole and probation system might not know what hit it