Who is Joanna McClinton?

The young, reform-minded, Black Philadelphia Democrat is poised to become the first woman Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff

Who Will Control the PA General Assembly?

The 2022 Pennsylvania general election was full of surprises. Philly 3.0's engagement director takes a look at the statewide election results, Philadelphia voting trends, and political ramifications

By Jon Geeting

Listen: Ali Velshi on Pre-Election Inflation Conflation

MSNBC host and Citizen Board Member Ali Velshi breaks down inflation numbers worldwide. The Right likes to hurl criticisms, but they have no actual solutions.

By Ali Velshi

How Philadelphia’s Local Democratic Party Hurts Democrats

Philly 3.0’s engagement director on the Bob Brady-led City Committee’s moves against “outsiders,” which is weakening the party ahead of critical 2022 midterm elections

By Jon Geeting

Open Wards for All

Want better democracy? Philly 3.0’s engagement director calls for a more democratic decision-making process among the lowest elected bodies in the city

By Jon Geeting

Tracking PA’s ‘Blue Wave’ in the Senate

As part of a series on the upcoming election, an urban demographer looks at how the state Senate races are likely to play out

By Jonathan Tannen

Steve Poses Takes On Trump

The chef responsible for Philly’s first restaurant renaissance is back with a plan to use food to turn Pennsylvania blue

By Larry Platt

Guest Commentary: Stop Backroom Philly Politics

Two newly-elected committee people call for an open process to fill the surprise opening in the 175th State House race—instead of the same-old Philly politics

By Vanessa Snyder and Caroline Tiger