Tag: Elections

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Election 2016
Oct 26, 2016 AT 6:17 PM
Like a well-worn copy of “Political Mad Libs,” whatever adjective you use to describe this election cycle will somehow be appropriate to a degree. Conventional political wisdom has been...
Perspective
Oct 26, 2016 AT 6:53 PM
When it comes to the November presidential election, it’s best to think of Pennsylvania as two states. I don’t mean the ancient east-west division between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh....
Senate blues
Oct 27, 2016 AT 3:15 PM
Hillary Clinton has a good chance of sweeping the Keystone State. Katie McGinty might even take out sitting Republican Sen. Pat Toomey. But further down-ballot – much further – suburban...
Campaign finance
Nov 2, 2016 AT 6:13 PM
As Democrats fret about turning out their base in Philadelphia ahead of the presidential election, Councilman Derek Green is exploring one way to get out the vote for local elections: have the city...
Election 2016
Nov 3, 2016 AT 5:34 PM
Northeast Philly just went national. Matt Darragh, the Democratic candidate in the race for Northeast Philadelphia’s 170th house district, just received an endorsement from President Barack...
Election 2016
Nov 4, 2016 AT 1:16 PM
President Barack Obama has now endorsed two Democratic challengers in state House races in Northeast Philadelphia – Joe Hohenstein, in the 177th District, and Matt Darragh, in the 170th....
Election 2016
Nov 7, 2016 AT 3:15 PM
On the cusp of a crucial national election that may hinge on voter turnout in heavily Democratic Philadelphia, new data has added to a growing body of research showing that legislative elections are...
Election 2016
Nov 7, 2016 AT 4:55 PM
A race that many predicted would be an easy lock for the longtime incumbent, Republican state Rep. John Taylor, has turned bitter in the final stretch of the campaign. Mailers circulated in the past...
Election 2016
Nov 9, 2016 AT 12:41 AM
Surrounded by some 50 of her family, friends and supporters, PA Rep. Martina White took to the podium at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 in Northeast Philadelphia to acknowledge what 54 percent...
Election 2016
Nov 9, 2016 AT 7:27 AM
“Nobody knows anything.”  When William Goldman wrote those words in his 1983 book, “Adventures in the Screen Trade,” he was referring to the moviemaking industry, but...