Reality Check: Why Weed?
As Lt. Governor John Fetterman continues his statewide marijuana tour, WURD’s afternoon host contends there are more pressing issues to consider
Who’s Running for Office?
More than 100 municipal candidates filed petitions to get on the ballot last week. As Philly 3.0’s engagement director notes, that could mean an unusually competitive election season
New Blood: Lauren Vidas
The former Council staffer and lobbyist is challenging Councilman Kenyatta Johnson. Her slogan? “Expect more and demand better.”
Prerogative on the Ballot
A string of bad land deals has put the practice of Councilmanic Prerogative in the headlines. Philly 3.0’s engagement director wonders: Will you vote on it?
What Change Feels Like
Three months out from mayoral and council elections, is Philly’s political establishment heading for a reckoning?
Guest Commentary: A Morally Deadly Epidemic
A former city official laments the seemingly unending corruption among our elected officials—and urges Philadelphia voters to demand real change
New Blood: City Council Candidate Justin DiBerardinis
The 37-year-old community organizer with a familiar last name has some big ideas
Mayors for President
The Nowak Metro Finance Lab Director on how city leaders can be the national problem-solvers we need