The pandemonium that erupted at City Council when Mayor Nutter tried to deliver his annual budget message last week gave us all a front-row view of political theater at its rawest. The script went this way:
Has everyone governing air travel gone berserk?
Hey Council, finalize a zoning code
Leave the Pennypack train trestle alone
AVI: All Very Interesting
Dump patronage jobs to keep taxes low
She wants to fix the Traffic Court mess
Sometime over the last 41 years, the Pennsylvania Lottery has become as much a part of our daily lives as listening to the radio on the way to work or turning on the porch light at night.
The other shoe dropped at Philadelphia’s Traffic Court and to us it sounded more like a sneaker hitting the carpet than a combat boot hitting the floor.